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Company Overview of Essentialis, Inc.

Company Overview

Essentialis, Inc., a pharmaceutical company, engages in the development of medicines for the treatment of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. It offers DCCR, a once-a-day tablet formulation for patients with very high triglycerides. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in San Diego, California.

9393 Towne Centre Drive

Suite 200

San Diego, CA 92121

United States

Founded in 2003





Key Executives for Essentialis, Inc.

Founder and Advisor
Vice President, Clinical Development
Director of Clinical Operations
Senior Director of Chemistry
Chief Scientific Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Essentialis, Inc. Key Developments

Essentialis, Inc. Secures Foundation for Prader-Willi Research Grant to Help Advance DCCR in the Treatment of Prader-Willi Syndrome

Essentialis, Inc. announced the receipt of a grant from the Foundation for Prader-Willi Research to support clinical study PC025, which is designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of diazoxide choline controlled release tablets in obese Prader-Willi syndrome patients. The clinical study is being conducted at the University of California, Irvine under the direction of Dr. Virginia Kimonis.

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