Arena to Get Second Shot at Approval

February 2nd, 2012 by MorganDowney Leave a reply »

Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. (and its partner Esai Inc.) have announced that they have been informed by the Food and Drug Administration that an Advisory Committee meeting will be held in the second quarter on their weight loss drug candidate, lorcaserin.  Arena Pharmaceuticals Receives Notice from FDA of Advisory Committee Meeting for Lorcaserin (NASDAQ:ARNA)  Arena is expected to produce information on efficacy and tumor development with their drug.