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CeNeRx BioPharma Awarded New Patent for its Innovative Compounds That Selectively Target Peripheral Cannabinoid Receptors
Date:4/1/2009

antagonists targeting the CB1 receptor, such as agents being developed to treat obesity, have been associated with such central side effects as negative mood and depression. Furthermore, cannabinoid agonists targeting CB1 receptors, including candidates being developed for pain relief, have demonstrated the potential for abuse. By acting selectively at the periphery rather than in the CNS, the CeNeRx cannabinoid compounds have the potential for good therapeutic efficacy without these adverse effects.

Mr. Brand added, "Issuance of this new patent also reinforces the ongoing value of our collaboration with our discovery partner PharmaNess, who played a central role in identifying the structure-activity relationship of this series and in running key preclinical models that validated the role of these compounds in a range of conditions including glaucoma, pain, obesity and spasticity. We look forward to continuing to collaborate with them on this and potentially other programs."

CeNeRx obtained exclusive worldwide rights to develop, manufacture and commercialize its cannabinoid compounds from PharmaNess Neuroscience in Italy. The collaboration between CeNeRx and PharmaNess also includes drug discovery efforts aimed at further expanding the cannabinoid portfolio. CeNeRx has market exclusivity for the cannabinoid series of compounds beyond 2025.

The new patent, US 7,485,730 B2 issued on February 3, 2009.

About CeNeRx BioPharma

CeNeRx is a privately held clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing innovative treatments for diseases of the central nervous system. CeNeRx's most advanced compound, a reversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase, or RIMA, is in Phase II development for the treatment of major depressive disorder. RIMAs may have efficacy advantages over current agents for depression and are expected to have a good safety profile. The company's C
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