Preliminary Results from Phase 1 Study of Topical Endoxifen to be Announced by Atossa Genetics (ATOS) Thursday, September 14
Seattle, WA based Atossa Genetics Inc. (NasdaqCM: ATOS), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics and delivery methods for breast cancer and other breast conditions, announced today it will host a conference call on September 14, 2017 at 2 pm EDT to discuss preliminary results from its Phase 1 dose escalation study of its proprietary topical Endoxifen. Endoxifen is an active metabolite of the FDA-approved drug tamoxifen, which is currently used to treat breast cancer and for breast cancer prevention in high risk patients.
Approximately one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. Every two minutes an American woman is diagnosed with breast cancer; 40,000 die each year.
Tamoxifen has been widely used for over 30 years for breast cancer. Additional research has shown that it is the metabolites of tamoxifen, of which endoxifen is the most active, that have potential therapeutic value.
The objectives of this double-blinded, placebo-controlled, repeat dose study of 48 healthy female subjects is to assess the pharmacokinetics of proprietary formulations of both oral and topical Endoxifen dosage forms over 28 days, as well as to assess safety and tolerability. The study is being conducted in two parts based on route of administration.
To listen to the call by phone, interested parties within the U.S. should call 1-844-824-3830 and International callers should call 1-412-317-5140. All callers should ask for the Atossa Genetics conference call. The conference call will also be available through a live webcast at www.atossagenetics.com. Details for the webcast may be found on the Company’s IR events page at http://ir.atossagenetics.com/ir-calendar.
A replay of the call will be available approximately one hour after the end of the call through October 14, 2017. The replay can be accessed via Atossa’s website or by dialing 877-344-7529 (domestic) or 412-317-0088 (international) or Canada Toll Free at 855-669-9658. The replay conference ID number is 10112105.
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