Amarin Corporation PLC (AMRN) Announces Completion of Dosing in a Fixed-Dose Combination Study With Vascepa® and a Leading Statin
12/17/2012 9:23:43 AM
BEDMINSTER, N.J., and DUBLIN, Ireland, Dec. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amarin Corporation plc (Nasdaq:AMRN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics to improve cardiovascular health, announced today that it has completed dosing and pharmacokinetic sampling in a study to test a fixed-dose combination of Vascepa® (icosapent ethyl) capsules and a leading statin. The clinical name for this combination product is AMR102. Prior to commencement of the study, Amarin opened an Investigational New Drug Application (IND) with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration which became effective after the standard 30-day review.