LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP (“GPM”) announces an investigation on behalf of Edge Therapeutics, Inc. (“Edge Therapeutics” or the “Company) (NASDAQ: EDGE) investors concerning the Company and its officers’ possible violations of federal securities laws.
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On March 28, 2018, Edge Therapeutics disclosed, “that a pre-specified interim analysis on data from the Day 90 visit of the first 210 subjects randomized and treated in the Phase 3 NEWTON 2 study of EG-1962 demonstrated a low probability of achieving a statistically-significant difference compared to the standard of care in the study's primary endpoint, if the study is fully enrolled.” As a result, the Data Monitoring Committee “recommended that the study be stopped based on its conclusion that the study has a low probability of meeting its primary endpoint.” Based on the DMC recommendation, Edge Therapeutics stated that it has decided to discontinue the Phase 3 NEWTON 2 study.
On this news, shares of Edge Therapeutics fell $14.28 per share, or nearly 92%, to close at $1.31 per share on March 28, 2018, thereby injuring investors.
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