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Intec Pharma to Present Multiple Posters at International Congress of Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Society

September 25, 2018 at 7:00 AM EDT

JERUSALEM, Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Intec Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ: NTEC) ("Intec" or "the Company") today announces that three posters in support of the Company's Phase 3 clinical development program for the Accordion Pill™ Carbidopa/Levodopa (AP-CD/LD), will be presented at the upcoming International Congress of Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Society (MDS 2018) being held from October 5-9, 2018 in Hong Kong. 

"We are particularly pleased to have several posters at this important medical meeting discussing our Phase 3 clinical development program for AP-CD/LD as a potential best-in-class levodopa therapy for advanced Parkinson's disease patients," stated Jeffrey A. Meckler, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Intec Pharma. "We believe these posters will enhance visibility for our late-stage program among an audience of scientists, clinicians and industry experts who specialize in Parkinson's disease management."  

The following posters will be presented during MDS 2018:

Title:

 

Design of a Phase 3 Efficacy and Safety Trial of Accordion Pill™ Carbidopa/Levodopa 
for Parkinson's Disease (PD) Patients Experiencing Motor Fluctuations

Poster Session:

Parkinson's Disease: Clinical Trials, Pharmacology and Treatment

Poster Number:

349

Presentation Date:

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Presentation time:

1:45 – 3:15 pm (local time)

Location:

Hall 3FG

Presenter:

 

R. Michael Gendreau, M.D., Ph.D.,

Chief Medical Officer of Intec Pharma



Title:

 

Gastric Retention of the Accordion Pill™: Results from MRI Studies 
with Parkinson's Disease 
Patients and Healthy Volunteers 

Poster Session:

Parkinson's Disease: Clinical Trials, Pharmacology and Treatment

Poster Number:

253

Presentation Date:

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Presentation time:

1:45 – 3:15 pm (local time)

Location:

Hall 3FG

Presenter:

 

Nadav Navon, Ph.D.,

Chief Operating Officer of Intec Pharma




Title:

 

Design of a Pharmacokinetics Study with MultipleDoses of Accordion Pill™ 
Carbidopa/Levodopa inPatients with Parkinson's Disease

Poster Session:

Parkinson's Disease: Clinical Trials, Pharmacology and Treatment

Poster Number:

266

Presentation Date:

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Presentation time:

1:45 – 3:15 pm (local time)

Location:

Hall 3FG

Presenter:

 

 

C. Warren Olanow, M.D., FRCP (hon)

Professor Emeritus

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

 

About Intec Pharma Ltd. 
Intec Pharma is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing drugs based on its proprietary Accordion Pill platform technology. The Company's Accordion Pill is an oral drug delivery system that is designed to improve the efficacy and safety of existing drugs and drugs in development by utilizing an efficient gastric retention and specific release mechanism. The Company's product pipeline includes two product candidates in clinical trial stages: Accordion Pill Carbidopa/Levodopa, or AP-CD/LD, which is in late-stage Phase 3 development for the treatment of Parkinson's disease symptoms in advanced Parkinson's disease patients, and AP-cannabinoids, an Accordion Pill to deliver either or both of the primary cannabinoids contained in Cannabis sativa, cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) for various indications including low back neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia.

For more information, visit www.intecpharma.com.  

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Intec Pharma Investor Contact:
Anne Marie Fields                    
VP-Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
+1-646-200-8808 
amf@intec-us.com        

        

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