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Oral vernakalant: Phase III delayed

August 16, 2010 7:00 AM UTC

Cardiome said partner Merck will delay the start of Phase III testing for oral vernakalant, which had been expected to start this summer. Cardiome did not provide a reason for the delay and will provide updated guidance once Merck has finalized the clinical development plan for the mixed ion channel antagonist. Merck would not disclose further details. ...