Civitas Therapeutics to Present Positive Clinical Study Results for CVT-301 at Sixth Annual Parkinson’s Disease Therapeutics Conference, Sponsored by The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
10/15/2012 10:21:27 AM
CHELSEA, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Civitas Therapeutics, Inc., a privately-held pharmaceutical company developing transformative therapeutics using the ARCUS(TM) respiratory delivery platform, announced today that the Company will make its first public presentation at the Sixth Annual Parkinson’s Disease Therapeutics Conference, sponsored by The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, to be held on October 24th in New York City. Martin Freed, MD, Chief Medical Officer and co-founder of Civitas, will present the CVT-301 Phase 1 study results. CVT-301 is an inhaled levodopa (L-dopa) formulation, being developed to provide rapid alleviation of intermittent motor fluctuations (“off” episodes) associated with Parkinson’s disease.