Arno Therapeutics Receives Two Orphan-Drug Designations for AR-42 in Treatment of Central-Nervous-System Tumors

FLEMINGTON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arno Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: ARNI) announced today that its investigational compound, AR-42, has been granted orphan-drug designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of meningioma and schwannoma of the central nervous system. Meningioma and schwannoma are benign tumors that can present in different locations within the brain and the spinal cord and may cause substantial morbidity for those affected individuals. Glenn Mattes, Presid

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February 21, 2012