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Accera, Inc. Appoints Dr. Thomas Werner President & CEO and Announces FDA Acceptance of IND Application for AC-1204 for Mild-to-Moderate Alzheimer's Disease
Date:10/5/2010

ometabolism.  Numerous studies have shown that an early feature of AD is region-specific declines in cerebral glucose metabolism.  One strategy to treat this condition has been to supplement the brain's normal glucose supply with ketone bodies.

"Accera is in a period of significant growth in both the commercialization of Axona and development of clinical trials with AC-1204.  I look forward to leading the Company in both efforts," said Dr. Werner.  "The IND acceptance for AC-1204 represents a further validation of Accera's methods, research and commitment to advancing novel therapeutic alternatives for Alzheimer's disease.  We expect the ALERT study will further demonstrate the long-term benefits of Accera's approach to Alzheimer's."

About AC-1204

AC-1204 targets the metabolic deficiencies and imbalances associated with Alzheimer's disease by providing ketone bodies as an alternative energy source for brain cells that have defective glucose metabolism.  This approach has been shown to safely improve cognitive function and memory in AD patients and in pre-clinical animal models of dementia.

About Axona®

Axona is a prescription-only medical food intended for the clinical dietary management of the metabolic processes associated with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease.  For more information, visit www.about-axona.com

About Accera, Inc.

Accera, Inc. is a privately held commercial-stage biotechnology company that developed and now markets Axona in the U.S.  Accera is engaged in the research, development and commercialization of other clinical applications for Axona and AC-1204 in acute and chronic neurodegenerative diseases.  For more information about Accera, please visit www.accerapharma.com.Company contact:Accera, Inc.(303) 999-3705Bill PoncyVP Commercial Development

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