The drug was originally discovered and developed by Novartis, which in 2004 granted certain licensing rights to Eisai, excluding anxiety and mood disorders. In January 2007, Eisai received marketing authorisation in the European Union for Inovelon(R) (rufinamide) as adjunctive anti-epileptic therapy in Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS), a severe form of epilepsy that develops in early childhood. The extensive clinical development program for rufinamide in epilepsy has generated over 2500 patient years of exposure to the drug.
About Synosia Therapeutics
Synosia Therapeutics develops and intends to commercialize innovative and clinically differentiated products for unmet medical needs in psychiatry and neurology. The privately-owned company has six clinical-stage compounds in its pipeline, acquired through key partnerships with Novartis, Roche and Syngenta. Synosia's pipeline includes two marketed drugs that will be tested in new indications, extending their reach into neurological and psychiatric diseases with high unmet medical need, including anxiety and Parkinson's Disease. Synosia's headquarters is in Basel, Switzerland. For more information visit http://www.synosia.com
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