Roth Capital Partners initiated coverage of three companies – vtv Therapeutics (NASDAQ:VTVT), Anevex Life Sciences (NASDAQ:AVXL) and Neurotrope Biosciences (NASDAQ:NTRP) - that are developing drugs with novel approaches to Alzheimer’s disease (AD).Read More
Anavex Life Sciences (NASDAQ:AVXL) announced efficacy data through 31 weeks from the ongoing ANAVEX 2-73 Phase 2a study in mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s patients at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Toronto.Read More
Anavex Life Sciences (NASDAQ:AVXL) presented safety data for its ANAVEX 2-73 drug candidate at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2016 in Toronto.
Data presented in a poster highlights the evaluation of a maximum tolerated dose of ANAVEX 2-73 as primary endpoint of the Phase 2a study in mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s patients, as well as additional clinical safety data and positive unexpected therapeutic response events, such as improved mood, improved social engagement and increased independent activities through 31 weeks.Read More
Anavex Life Sciences (NASDAQ:AVXL) has reported positive data for ANAVEX 2-73 in an exploratory study in a Fragile X syndrome model presented at the Gordon Research Conference for Fragile X and Autism-Related Disorder in Mount Snow, VT.
Fragile X syndrome is the most common form of inherited intellectual disability and the most frequent single gene cause of autism.Read More
The FDA has granted orphan drug designation to Anavex Life Sciences’ (NASDAQ:AVXL) ANAVEX 2-73 for the treatment of Rett syndrome.
In a statement, Christopher Missling, president and CEO, said orphan drug designation marks the first U.S. movement for ANAVEX 2-73.Read More