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Cerevel Therapeutics to Present Safety, Tolerability, and Pharmacokinetics Results from Phase 1 Trial of darigabat

Data to be presented at the 2019 American Epilepsy Society Meeting
darigabat is an investigational therapy in development for the treatment of epilepsy

BOSTON – November 25, 2019 – Cerevel Therapeutics, a company dedicated to unraveling the mysteries of the brain to treat neuroscience diseases, will present new data from a Phase 1 dose-escalation clinical trial evaluating the safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of multiple repeated doses of darigabat (formerly PF-06372865) in healthy volunteers. The readout will be presented at the 2019 American Epilepsy Society Meeting, taking place from December 6-10 in Baltimore, Maryland. darigabat is a novel α2/3/5-subtype selective GABAA receptor positive allosteric modulator that is being investigated for the treatment of epilepsy.

Details of the poster presentation are as follows:

Title: Safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of multiple repeated doses of the α2/3/5-subtype selective GABAA positive allosteric modulator PF-06372865 in healthy volunteers
Authors: Rachel Gurrell, Mark Whitlock, Adam Ogden
Poster Session #: 2.225
Date/Time: Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 10:00AM – 4:00PM ET
Location: The Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore

About Cerevel Therapeutics

Cerevel Therapeutics is dedicated to unraveling the mysteries of the brain to treat neuroscience diseases. The company seeks to unlock the science surrounding new treatment opportunities through understanding the neurocircuitry of neuroscience diseases and associated symptoms. Cerevel Therapeutics has a diversified pipeline comprising five clinical-stage investigational therapies and several preclinical compounds with the potential to treat a range of neuroscience diseases, including Parkinson’s, epilepsy, schizophrenia and substance use disorders. Headquartered in Boston, Cerevel Therapeutics is advancing its current research and development programs while exploring new modalities through internal research efforts, external collaborations or potential acquisitions. For more information, visit

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