|Nicox at ARVO 2022: Presentation of clinical Phase 2 results on NCX 4251 and new non-clinical evidence of improved hemodynamic and retinal cell physiology on NCX 470|
May 2, 2022 – release at 7:30 am CET
Nicox SA (Euronext Paris: FR0013018124, COX), an international ophthalmology company, today announced poster presentations highlighting the effect of NCX 4251 in patients with dry eye disease as well as new non-clinical evidence of neuroprotective activity on NCX 470 at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2022 Annual Meeting, one of the key scientific events in vision research, being held in person on May 1-4, 2022 in Denver, CO, United States and virtually on May 11-12.
Details of the poster presentations (all U.S. local times):
NCX 4251 is a novel and patented ophthalmic suspension of fluticasone propionate nanocrystals currently in Phase 2 development in the U.S. for patients with dry eye disease.
Title: NCX 470, a nitric oxide (NO)-donating prostaglandin analog, restores ocular hemodynamic and photoreceptor function after endothelin-1-induced ischemia/reperfusion injury in rabbits
Title: NCX 470, a nitric oxide (NO)-donating prostaglandin analog, elicits sustained IOP-lowering and modifies aqueous humor dynamic in non-human primates
Nicox’s lead product candidate, NCX 470 is a novel nitric oxide (NO) donating prostaglandin analog being studied in two multi-regional Phase 3 clinical trials, Mont Blanc and Denali, for the lowering of intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
|Nicox S.A. is an international ophthalmology company developing innovative solutions to help maintain vision and improve ocular health. Nicox’s lead program in clinical development is NCX 470, a novel nitric oxide-donating prostaglandin analog, for lowering intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. The company is also developing NCX 4251, a proprietary formulation of fluticasone, for dry eye disease. Nicox generates revenue from VYZULTA® in glaucoma, licensed exclusively worldwide to Bausch + Lomb, and ZERVIATE® in allergic conjunctivitis, licensed in multiple geographies, including to Eyevance Pharmaceuticals, LLC, in the U.S. and Ocumension Therapeutics in the Chinese and in the majority of Southeast Asian markets.
Nicox is headquartered in Sophia Antipolis, France, is listed on Euronext Paris (Compartment C: Mid Caps; Ticker symbol: COX) and is part of the CAC Healthcare, CAC Pharma & Bio and Next 150 indexes.
For more information on Nicox, its products or pipeline, please visit: www.nicox.com.
Bryan, Garnier & Co Dylan van Haaften Paris, France
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Risks factors which are likely to have a material effect on Nicox’s business are presented in the 3rd chapter of the ‘Document d’enregistrement universel, rapport financier annuel et rapport de gestion 2021’ filed with the French Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) on April 29, 2022 which is available on Nicox’s website (www.nicox.com).
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