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Arcutis Biotherapeutics Reports Data From Phase 2b Study Of Topical Roflumilast Cream in Patients with Plaque Psoriasis Selected for Late-Breaking Oral Presentation at the American Academy of Dermatology

 Arcutis Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQT), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing treatments for unmet needs in immune-mediated dermatological diseases and conditions, or

Benzinga · 03/03/2020 13:39

 Arcutis Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQT), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing treatments for unmet needs in immune-mediated dermatological diseases and conditions, or immuno-dermatology, will showcase data on its investigational program studying topical roflumilast cream (ARQ-151) in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis at the 2020 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual Meeting in Denver, CO, on March 20-24, 2020.

 “We are delighted to participate in the scientific exchange at this year’s AAD meeting,” said Howard Welgus, MD, Chief Medical Officer at Arcutis.  “Patients and dermatologists need new and better topical treatment options that provide improved efficacy, safety and tolerability for patients with plaque psoriasis. We look forward to sharing data that demonstrate how topical roflumilast cream could, if approved, provide a once daily treatment option that effectively addresses the current challenges of treating plaque psoriasis with topical therapies."

Title: ARQ-151, Roflumilast Cream, Significantly Improves Chronic Plaque Psoriasis in Phase 2b Study
Session: S027 - Late-breaking Research: Clinical Trials
Presenter: Dr. Linda Stein Gold, Director of Dermatology Clinical Research and Division Head of Dermatology at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan
Date: Saturday, March 21, 9:00 – 9:10 a.m. MT
Location: Bellco Theatre 2

In addition, results from the Phase 1/2a study of topical roflumilast cream in chronic plaque psoriasis have been accepted for an e-poster presentation.

Title: ARQ-151, Roflumilast Cream, Improved Psoriasis in Phase 2a Study
Abstract/poster number: 15309
Date: ePosters will be presented Friday, March 20 - Sunday, March 22, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. MT