SOURCE: Insmed Incorporated

Insmed Incorporated

May 13, 2014 08:15 ET

Insmed Announces Data Presentations for ARIKAYCE in Two Orphan Lung Diseases at the American Thoracic Society Meeting

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ: INSM) announces that multiple poster presentations reporting data on ARIKAYCE™, or liposomal amakacin for inhalation, for the treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients and for the treatment of patients with treatment-resistant nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) lung infections will be presented at the American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting 2014, taking place May 16-21 in San Diego, California.

Information on the three poster presentations is as follows:

Session: Late-Breaking Abstracts in Clinical Trials - Mini Symposium
: Interim analysis of a long-term, open-label safety, tolerability, and efficacy study of liposomal amikacin for inhalation in cystic fibrosis patients with chronic infection due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Day/Date: Sunday, May 18, 2014
Session Time: 8:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Publication Page: A6571
Discussion: 10:30 a.m.
Room: Room 31 A-C (Upper Level)
Location: San Diego Convention Center

Session: Diagnosis and Treatment of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Infections
 A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of Liposomal Amikacin for Inhalation (Arikayce) in Patients with Recalcitrant Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Disease
Day/Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Session Time: 8:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Poster Board: #1018
Poster Viewing: 8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Discussion: 9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Room: Sapphire Ballroom E-F (Level 4)
Location: Hilton San Diego Bayfront

Session: Late-Breaking Abstracts in Disease Treatment and Clinical Outcomes
Title: Clinical Benefit of Liposomal Amikacin for Inhalation as Assessed by the Cystic Fibrosis Questionnaire-Revised
Day/Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Session Time: 8:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Poster Board: #421
Poster Viewing: 8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Discussion: 9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Room: Room 8 (Upper Level)
Location: San Diego Convention Center

About Insmed
Insmed Incorporated is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the lives of patients battling serious lung diseases. Insmed is focused on the development and commercialization of ARIKAYCE, or liposomal amikacin for inhalation, for at least two identified orphan patient populations: patients with non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) lung infections and cystic fibrosis (CF) patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa lung infections. For more information, please visit

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