Critical Therapeutics, Inc. (CRTX) Announces Effectiveness Of Registration Statement For The Proposed Merger With Cornerstone BioPharma, Inc.  
10/6/2008 10:53:23 AM

LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Critical Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRTX) announced today that the Securities and Exchange Commission, or the SEC, has declared effective its Registration Statement on Form S-4 containing the Proxy Statement/Prospectus relating to the previously announced proposed merger between Critical Therapeutics and Cornerstone BioPharma Holdings, Inc., or Cornerstone. Cornerstone is a privately-held specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing prescription medications for respiratory disorders.