Miravant Medical Technologies
said its SnET2, designed to treat the wet form of age-related macular degeneration, failed to meet the primary efficacy endpoint in Phase 3 clinical trials.
The company plans to undertake a full review of the Phase 3 data before making any decisions about the future of the drug, developed with
to treat the vision-threatening disease.
Shares of Miravant closed at $9.75 Friday on the
before the Sunday announcement.