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Insmed Provides Update on Supply of IPLEX(TM)
Date:7/27/2009

RICHMOND, Va., July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq: INSM), a biopharmaceutical company, today announced that, effective immediately, the Company will cease the supply of IPLEX((TM)) to any new patients. In addition, the Company will not initiate further clinical trials with IPLEX((TM)) at this time. The Company has determined that its limited inventory on hand must be conserved for the treatment of existing patients.

Following the previously announced sale of Insmed's Boulder, Colorado manufacturing facility to Merck & Co., Inc. in March 2009, Insmed no longer has the capability to manufacture IPLEX((TM)), an extremely complicated drug to produce. Moreover, any agreement with a third party to undertake the manufacture of IPLEX((TM)), if it was economically feasible and could be arranged, would not result in production of additional quantities of IPLEX(TM) for at least 12 to 18 months.

There are approximately 70 patients who currently receive IPLEX(TM), 12 in the U.S. and the remainder around the rest of the world. Most of the patients receive IPLEX(TM) pursuant to a court-ordered Extended Access Program (EAP) for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) in Italy. The 12 U.S. patients are being treated for ALS under single patient Investigational New Drug applications approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The Company believes that it has sufficient IPLEX(TM) inventory to supply these patients for no more than 24 months.

The Company intends to analyze the on-going data collected for various indications, including myotonic muscular dystrophy and ALS, and assess the overall IPLEX(TM) development program, including possible IPLEX(TM) manufacturing options with third parties and possible future clinical trials. Initiation of the Phase II clinical trial fo
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