Navigation Links
Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Commences Enrollment of ITCA 650 Phase 2 Study in Type 2 Diabetes
Date:9/17/2009

HAYWARD, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the start of enrollment for a phase 2 study comparing its proprietary drug candidate ITCA 650 (DUROS continuous delivery of exenatide) with Byetta, an FDA-approved twice-daily injection form of exenatide. Building upon the successful completion of a 28-day phase 1b study of ITCA 650 in May of this year, the phase 2 study is intended to evaluate the doses achieving the best results in the phase 1b in a larger study population and for a longer duration of treatment. In addition, an extension phase of the phase 2 study will evaluate dose response of ITCA 650. Patients receiving Byetta for the first 12 weeks will be switched from Byetta to one of two doses of ITCA 650 to evaluate the potential for improving treatment effect.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050301/SFTU126LOGO)

"We are very pleased with the rapid progress and positive results achieved thus far in the ITCA 650 program" said Ken Luskey, MD, VP, Clinical Research for Intarcia. "In 2009, we expect to move the ITCA 650 program from IND-filing through completion of phase 2 enrollment."

The ITCA 650 phase 2 study will involve 150 patients with sub-optimally controlled type 2 diabetes treated with metformin. Patients will be recruited at 50 clinical trial sites in the US and will be randomized equally to receive one of two doses of ITCA 650 or twice-daily injections of Byetta. Upon completion of the 12-week course of treatment, patients on all three arms will be further randomized to receive higher doses of ITCA 650 for an additional 12 weeks. The extension phase will evaluate efficacy and tolerability of higher doses of ITCA 650, as well as the effects of switching patients from twice-daily injec
'/>"/>

SOURCE Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Appointment of Kenneth Luskey, M.D. as Vice President, Clinical Research
2. Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Acceptance of ITCA 650 Phase 1b Study for Late-Breaker Presentation at the American Diabetes Association 69th Scientific Sessions
3. Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Presents ITCA 650 Phase 1b Study Results as a Late-Breaker at the American Diabetes Association 69th Scientific Sessions
4. Systems Medicine (SM), a Subsidiary of Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI), Announces Execution of CRADA with NCI/NIH to Develop Potential Cancer Treatments Targeting the Insulin Growth Factor (IGF) Pathway
5. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Takes Corrective Actions in Response to Nasdaq Determination
6. ARYx Therapeutics, Inc. Files Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering
7. Nile Therapeutics, Inc. Adds to Executive Management Team
8. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) Receives SPA Approval from FDA and Launches Gender-Specific Phase III Trial for Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
9. Founder of ILEX Oncology and Triton Biosciences, Richard Love, Joins Board of Directors of Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI)
10. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) Announces 2007 Annual Shareholders Meeting Results
11. Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/27/2015)... May 26, 2015 Research and Markets( ... "Global Breast Cancer Monoclonal Antibodies Market Outlook ... Globally, Roche seems to dominate the breast cancer ... block buster molecule, Herceptin has been able to ... found that breast cancer cells become recalcitrant and ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... - CQDM, Brain Canada and the Ontario Brain ... multi-disciplinary and multi-provincial research teams across Canada to address ... strategic initiative. To this amount, $1.5M is added from ... exciting announcement was made today at the annual meeting ... of Inez Jabalpurwala, President and CEO of Brain ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... Empowering biomedical researchers with richer, ... Inc. today announced its MR Compatible Small Animal ... Scanner uses silicon photomultiplier detector technology, so it ... from manufacturers like Bruker and Agilent,” said James ... “This enables simultaneous PET and MRI data acquisition ...
(Date:5/27/2015)...  Two years after its founding by a community ... Oakland -based Counter Culture Labs (CCL) ... to democratize science through a full-fledged community laboratory space ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150526/218366LOGO ... Based out of the new Omni Commons , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Breast Cancer Monoclonal Antibodies Market Outlook 2020 2Global Breast Cancer Monoclonal Antibodies Market Outlook 2020 3Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 2Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 3Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 4Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 5Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 6Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 7Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 8Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 9Focus on Brain: $10M for breakthrough technologies to address unmet needs in neurosciences 10Cubresa Launches Simultaneous PET/MRI Technology 2East Bay's Counter Culture Labs Seeks to Open Doors of Science to Public 2East Bay's Counter Culture Labs Seeks to Open Doors of Science to Public 3
... Nitec Pharma AG,today announced the appointments of ... as Chief Financial Officer. Both executives,bring with them ... that of the existing management team. The appointments ... late-stage product,Lodotra (R) and progress the development of ...
... It is both technically feasible and advantageous for the ... facilities to dispose of secondary waste during regular chemical ... National Research Council. The committee that wrote the ... Conservation and Recovery Act allowing the submission of data ...
... Jellinek, a senior scientist at the U.S. Department of ... of the Faraday Discussion Meeting 138 on Nanoalloys: From ... at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom. ... Society of Chemistry, and historically have been of enormous ...
Cached Biology Technology:Nitec Pharma AG Announces Appointments of CEO & CFO in Preparation for Launch of Lodotra(R) 2Nitec Pharma AG Announces Appointments of CEO & CFO in Preparation for Launch of Lodotra(R) 3Report recommends off-site disposal of secondary waste 2Report recommends off-site disposal of secondary waste 3Report recommends off-site disposal of secondary waste 4
(Date:5/18/2015)... 18, 2015 Fingerprint Cards (FPC) has ... FPC1145, FPC1155 and FPC1035 from one if its module partners. ... including Q3 2015 and the sensors will be used by ... values for 2015 hereby amount to 740 MSEK to date. ... 140 MSEK and a number of smaller orders not separately ...
(Date:5/11/2015)... -- Through a well-rounded UAS delegation representing private industry, government, and ... at AUVSI,s Unmanned 2015 conference last week in ... UAS industry met with over 200 hundred people from ... UAS ecosystem. "Our message is clear and ... Rich Knoll . "If you want to fly UAS, ...
(Date:5/7/2015)... GOTHENBURG, Sweden , May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... new touch fingerprint sensors, FPC1022 and FPC1035, FPC,s ... FPC1022 and FPC1035 are mainly considered for integration ... decreased size gives smartphone OEMs increased possibilities to ... portfolio. The decreased size also improves possibilities for ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Fingerprint Cards Receives Touch Fingerprint Sensor Order of SEK 230 Million and Raises Revenue Guidance for 2015 2Ohio Flies High at Unmanned '15, Sets Stage for Ohio UAS Conference 2FPC Introduces its Smallest Touch Fingerprint Sensors to Date 2
... are growing faster than anywhere else in the world. This ... the urban environment and effect of cities on rural areas. ... is being over-looked. Joy Clancy from the University of ... the African Journal of Ecology . She says "A ...
... to climate change, pollution and human activity. ESA,s ERS ... the region for the last 17 years. These long ... will be key in implementing the newly adopted European ... Region,. The policy highlights new opportunities in the ...
... in fish are prompting widespread consumption advisories and uncertainty ... Now researchers at North Carolina State University have developed ... the country predict which areas are likely to have ... should help officials address public uncertainty by developing health ...
Cached Biology News:ESA satellites focusing on the Arctic 2New model predicts hot spots for mercury in fish 2