Navigation Links
Curemark Awarded Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTDP) Grant
Date:11/2/2010

RYE, N.Y., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Curemark LLC, a drug research and development company focused on the treatment of neurological diseases, announced today that it has been awarded a grant by the United States government under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTDP) Program to advance the development of its lead product CM-AT for autism.  CM-AT is presently in Phase III clinical trials at 18 sites around the US.

The QTDP grant program provides support for innovative projects that are determined by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to have reasonable potential to result in a new therapy, reduce health care costs, or significantly advance the goal of curing cancer. The QTDP program was created by Congress on May 21, 2010 under Section 48D of the Internal Revenue Code, as enacted under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Dr. Joan Fallon, Curemark CEO, commented: "We are very appreciative of the recognition and support provided by this award for CM-AT that has the potential to treat the symptoms of autism, and also provide significant economic benefits to our community."

CM-AT, Curemark's autism treatment, targets enzyme deficiencies in autistic children that affect the availability of amino acids, the building blocks of chemicals essential for brain function. The company is currently conducting Phase III CM-AT trials at 18 sites nationwide with a planned total of 170 children. If approved, CM-AT, which has been granted Fast Track status from the FDA, will be one of the first therapies to address the underlying physiology of autism.

About CUREMARK LLC

Curemark is a drug research and development company focused on the treatment of neurological and other diseases, especially those with dysautonomic components, by addressing certain key gastrointestinal/pancreatic secretory deficiencies. The company's initial products are based upon breakthrough observations by its founder, Dr. Joan Fallon, which revealed a lack of protein digestion in children with autism and ADHD. To learn more about our innovative science, visit www.curemark.com

Safe Harbor Statement

This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results and experiences to differ materially from anticipated results and expectations expressed in such forward-looking statement. These forward-looking statements include, without limitation, statements regarding the mechanism of action of CM-AT, its potential advantages, its potential for use in treating autism, as well as the timing, progress and anticipated results of the clinical development and regulatory processes concerning CM-AT. These statements are based on our current beliefs and expectations as to such future outcomes, and are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual future experience and results to differ materially from the statements made. Factors that might cause such a material difference include, among others, risks that the results of clinical trials will not support our claims or beliefs concerning the effectiveness of CM-AT, our ability to finance our development of CM-AT, regulatory risks, and our reliance on third party researchers and other collaborators. We assume no obligation to update these statements, except as required by law.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Curemark LLC
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Curemark Appoints Preeminent Pediatrics Gastroenterologist
2. Curemark Closes Series A Financing
3. Curemark CEO Presents at Epigenomics Conference
4. Curemark Announces Senior Executive Promotions
5. Curemark Enrolls First Patients in Phase III Clinical Trials for Autism Treatment
6. Curemark Enrolling Patients In Phase III Autism Trials At Ten Sites
7. Curemark Opens Patient Enrollment for Autism Treatment at Three More Clinical Trial Sites
8. Curemark CM-AT Autism Treatment Granted FDA Fast Track Status
9. Curemark Adds UC Davis MIND Institute to Autism Clinical Trial Sites
10. Dr. Joan Fallon, Curemark CEO, Addresses Keystone Symposia Meeting On Autism
11. Curemark Begins Autism Trials at Two More Sites
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/24/2017)... Australien, 24. Februar 2017 ITL Limited, ... des Gesundheitsbereiches, ist erfreut, für das zum 31. ... entsprechenden Vorjahreszeitraum exzellente Ergebnisse vorlegen zu können. Eine ... zum Wachstum" finden Sie hier . ... nach Steuern 2,12 Millionen USD (Dez. 2015: 1,04 Millionen USD; +104 %) ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... 2017  Directors from Pharma To Market Pty Ltd and Ador ... resulting in the founding of Pharma To Market Pte Ltd, based ... are pleased to announce their expansion into Asia ... . The company are delighted to appoint Joelle Chia ... Singapore based entity. Joelle brings with her an ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... , Feb. 23, 2017 ... insights on the various drugs being developed ... covers all the drugs that are in ... Clinical). The pipeline focuses on novel pharmacologic ... antibodies, stem cell therapies, recombinant proteins and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... An in-depth computational analysis of ... of Pittsburgh points to eight genes that may explain why susceptibility to one of ... results of a study published today in the journal npj Schizophrenia. , “There ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... ... The Smart Machine Age is here, and it’s disrupting everything. Not only could ... in the United States may be taken over by technology in the next five ... steamrolls over colleagues is drawing to a close. Success will belong to those who ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... 24, 2017 , ... With millions of Americans and people ... we all are aware of our options and are empowered with strength and ... launch of its newest edition of "Vision and Hearing" in USA Today, that ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... The narrative in “ Signal ... Schanssema ’s true account of his paramedic experiences. Schanssema describes the tragedies he saw, ... his attempts to overcome them. , Schanssema, initially unsure of the career path he ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... 2017 , ... The California State University Institute for Palliative Care ... interested in palliative care education and research. The Symposium, “Innovate. Investigate. Educate: Advancing ... Diego on Sept. 28 and 29, 2017, on the campus of California State University ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):