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Palatin Technologies Initiates Phase 2 Hypertension Clinical Study With PL-3994
Date:5/20/2008

Systemic Hypertension

An acute elevation of blood pressure, or acute hypertension, is a life-threatening condition that can cause permanent damage to the brain, heart, kidneys and blood vessels. It occurs in nearly 50 percent of patients presenting to the hospital with acute heart failure and is a common occurrence for patients with renal dysfunction. It is critical to rapidly manage and maintain optimal blood pressure to minimize risk of death and damage to vital organs. Of the over 35 million people in the United States with hypertension, over one million people each year will have one or more acute episodes of high blood pressure, requiring treatment in an acute care setting.

About Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)

Currently in the U.S., CHF affects nearly 5 million people with 550,000 new cases of CHF diagnosed each year. Despite the treatment of CHF with multiple drugs, almost all CHF patients will experience at least one episode of acute CHF that requires treatment with intravenous medications in the hospital. There were over 1,100,000 hospitalizations for CHF in 2004. Congestive heart failure has tremendous human and financial costs. Estimated direct costs in the U.S. for CHF were $29.6 billion in 2006.

About Palatin Technologies, Inc.

Palatin Technologies, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on discovering and developing targeted, receptor-specific peptide and small molecule therapeutics, including melanocortin ("MC")-based therapeutics. Therapeutics affecting the activity of the MC family of receptors may have the potential to treat a variety of conditions and diseases, including sexual dysfunction, obesity and related disorders, cachexia, hemorrhagic shock and inflammation-related diseases. The Company is exploring other receptor-specific therapeutics, including natriuretic peptide receptor A ("NPRA") agonist compounds for use in treatment of acute systemic hypertension, congestive heart failure and other d
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