Company to host KOL Breakfast and live webcast at 7am ET on Monday, Dec 9
RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: MRNS), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative therapeutics to treat epilepsy and neuropsychiatric disorders, today announced that two abstracts highlighting ganaxolone data have been selected for poster presentation at the American Epilepsy Society (AES) Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland on December 7 and 8, 2019.
Details for the poster presentations at the AES Annual Meeting:
“Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) Relationship of Intravenous Ganaxolone in Refractory Status Epilepticus” R.E. Ramsay, et al.
Abstract # 1.136
Saturday, December 7
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
“Population Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic Modeling of the Electroencephalographic Effects of Ganaxolone in Healthy Subjects” A.M. Hussain, et al.
Abstract # 2.213
Saturday, December 7
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
In addition to the Main Exhibit Hall session, Abstract 1.136 was accepted for presentation at the Investigator’s Workshop Poster Session, which highlights the most outstanding abstracts on topics related to basic science and clinical research. Details for this presentation:
What: Investigator’s Workshop Poster Session
Where: Baltimore Convention Center, Room 339 - 342, Level 300
When: Sunday December 8, 2019, 12pm-1:30pm
KOL Breakfast and Live Webcast: Update on Ganaxolone for the Treatment of Refractory Status Epilepticus (RSE)
Marinus will host a KOL breakfast meeting at AES which will feature presentations by Michael A. Rogawski, MD, PhD (University of California, Davis), key opinion leader in the field of neurosteroids, as well as Joe Hulihan, MD (Chief Medical Officer of Marinus). Members of the Company’s management team will also present further information on its recently completed Phase II trial of ganaxolone in RSE. This event is intended for institutional investors and sell-side analysts. Please RSVP in advance if you plan to attend, as space is limited.
Where: Royal Sonesta Harbor Court, 550 Light Street Baltimore, MD
When: Monday, December 9, 7am to 8.30am ET
For those who are unable to attend in person, a live webcast with slides and replay of the event will be accessible here.
About Marinus Pharmaceuticals
Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of ganaxolone, which offers a new mechanism of action, demonstrated efficacy and safety, and convenient dosing to improve the lives of patients suffering from epilepsy and depression. Ganaxolone is a positive allosteric modulator of GABAA that acts on a well-characterized target in the brain known to have anti-seizure, anti-depressant and anti-anxiety effects. Ganaxolone is being developed in IV and oral dose forms intended to maximize therapeutic reach to adult and pediatric patient populations in both acute and chronic care settings. Marinus is conducting the first ever pivotal studies in children with CDKL5 deficiency disorder and PCDH19-related epilepsy and has recently released top-line data from Phase 2 studies in women with postpartum depression and patients with refractory status epilepticus. For more information visit www.marinuspharma.com. Please follow us on Twitter: @MarinusPharma.
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