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Amarin Announces Completion of Comprehensive Data Analysis From Phase III Huntington's Disease Program
Date:11/19/2007

LONDON, November 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ: AMRN) ("Amarin" or "Company") today announced that management has met with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) following the completion of a comprehensive data review from its large-scale Phase III studies of Miraxion to treat Huntington's disease (HD). The FDA indicated that one additional Phase III trial demonstrating robust results, in conjunction with the confirmatory evidence from the existing clinical data, may be sufficient clinical data to support a New Drug Application.

Rick Stewart, Chief Executive Officer of Amarin, commented "We are pleased with the results of the comprehensive clinical data review and are encouraged by the outcome of our recent dialogue with the FDA. We are now in discussions with the Huntington Study Group to determine the optimal design of such a single Phase III trial. We are also considering whether Amarin will conduct this study itself or seek a collaborative partner with which to advance Miraxion in Huntington's disease."

Since the most recent update on Miraxion to treat HD on August 1, 2007, the Company has continued a comprehensive analysis of all clinical data with its advisors. This additional analysis supports the preliminary findings, suggesting a clinical benefit from a longer treatment period for Miraxion.

Positive 12-month results from U.S. Phase III Trial (TREND-HD)

The TREND-HD trial, conducted by the Huntington Study Group in the U.S. and Canada in 316 patients, was a 6-month, double-blind placebo controlled study followed by a further 6-month extension period where all patients received 2 grams per day of Miraxion. The primary endpoint was the 6-month change in
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