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Aug 15, 2016
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced that Vincent Aurentz will join its management team as Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer, effective today.  Mr. Aurentz will report to Amit Munshi, Arena's President and Chief Executive Officer.    "I am excited to have Vince join u...
Aug 8, 2016
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARNA), today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016, and provided a corporate update. "We are continuing to successfully execute the turnaround and transition of Arena from a historically research-oriented organization to a high perfor...
Aug 1, 2016
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA), today announced that the Company will release its second quarter 2016 financial results and provide a corporate update on Monday, August 8, 2016, after the close of the U.S. financial markets.  The Company will host a conference call and live webcast with the invest...
Jul 19, 2016
WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. and Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the New Drug Application (NDA) for BELVIQ XR® (lorcaserin HCl) CIV extended-release 20 mg tablets. The new formulation of lorcaserin will offer...
Jul 14, 2016
WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. and Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that the Federal Commission for the Protection Against Sanitary Risk (COFEPRIS) has granted regulatory approval of the chronic weight management agent VENESPRI® (lorcaserin HCl: U.S. brand name: BELVIQ...
Jun 30, 2016
SAN DIEGO, June 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced a strategic shifting of priorities to emphasize its proprietary clinical stage pipeline. The Company also announced the implementation of additional cost reductions to streamline the organization to support its development programs. "We belie...
Jun 15, 2016
SAN DIEGO, June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that Kevin R. Lind will join its management team as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective June 15, 2016.  Mr. Lind will report to Amit D. Munshi, Arena's President and Chief Executive Officer.    "Kevin is an accompli...
Jun 13, 2016
SAN DIEGO, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced today that the United States Adopted Names (USAN) Council has approved the nonproprietary name etrasimod (pronounced Et-ras'-i-mod) for APD334, a selective oral, investigational, Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Subtype 1 (S1P1) receptor modulator with therapeutic ...
May 9, 2016
SAN DIEGO, May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that it has appointed Amit D. Munshi as President, Chief Executive Officer and interim principal financial officer, effective May 11, 2016. Mr. Munshi will also join Arena's Board of Directors following Arena's 2016 annual stockholders' meeting, which ...
May 9, 2016
SAN DIEGO, May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016, and provided a corporate update. "We have continued to focus on the strategic priorities that we outlined last October, including advancing APD371 through Phase 1b and entering into a ...
May 2, 2016
SAN DIEGO, May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time) on Monday, May 9, 2016, to discuss first quarter 2016 financial results and provide a corporate update. Arena will issue a press release with its financi...
Apr 12, 2016
SAN DIEGO, April 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced favorable results from its Phase 1b multiple-ascending dose clinical trial of APD371, a highly selective and potent agonist of the cannabinoid 2 (CB2) receptor with potential utility in the treatment of pain. This randomized, double-blind, p...
Feb 29, 2016
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015, and provided a corporate update. "Arena took a number of important steps in 2015, including initiating two Phase 2 clinical trials, partnering two of our programs, ...
Feb 23, 2016
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time) on Monday, February 29, 2016, to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2015 financial results and provide a corporate update. Arena will issue a press r...
Jan 12, 2016
INGELHEIM, Germany, and SAN DIEGO, Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced today that they have signed an exclusive agreement to conduct joint research to identify drug candidates targeting an undisclosed G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR), which belongs to the group of orphan CNS r...
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