ITCA 650


ITCA 650 (continuous subcutaneous delivery of exenatide) is being developed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. The investigational therapy employs Intarcia’s innovative technology platform, the Medici Drug Delivery System, a proprietary subcutaneous delivery system comprised of three unique technologies: osmotic mini-pump technology; mini-pump placement technology; and our high temperature therapeutic stabilization technology, to provide continuous and consistent drug therapy for up to a full year. Exenatide, the active agent in ITCA 650, is a glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist that is currently marketed globally as twice-daily and once-weekly self-injection therapies for type 2 diabetes. When approved, ITCA 650 will be the first and only once or twice-yearly, injection-free GLP-1 therapy.

Intarcia Therapeutics recently completed the ITCA 650 FREEDOM global Phase 3 clinical trial program. Regulatory filing in the U.S. is targeted for end of 3Q, 2016.

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