Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a development stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel, small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of serious diseases with unmet medical needs with a commercial focus on the U.S. market. We are currently focusing our development activities on MN-166, an ibudilast-based drug candidate for the treatment of neurological disorders, and obtaining additional funding to advance clinical trial development of MN-221, a novel, highly selective ß2 -adrenergic receptor agonist being developed for the treatment of acute exacerbations of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD. We completed a Phase 2 clinical trial of MN-166 for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) in 2008. Positive safety and neuroprotective efficacy indicators were observed in that trial and we are seeking collaborations to resume a clinical development program for the treatment of progressive multiple sclerosis. ... More ...