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Edge Therapeutics Class Action Investigation Commences

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

April 25, 2018

Levi & Korsinsky announces it has commenced an investigation of Edge Therapeutics, Inc. (“Edge Therapeutics” or “the Company”) (NASDAQGS: EDGE) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws. On March 28, 2018, Edge Therapeutics disclosed “that a pre-specified interim analysis on data from the Day 90 visit of the first 210 subjects randomized and treated in the Phase 3 NEWTON 2 study of EG-1962 demonstrated a low probability of achieving a statistically-significant difference compared to the standard of care in the study’s primary endpoint, if the study is fully enrolled.” As a result, the Data Monitoring Committee “recommended that the study be stopped based on its conclusion that the study has a low probability of meeting its primary endpoint.” Based on the DMC recommendation, Edge Therapeutics decided to discontinue the Phase 3 NEWTON 2 study. Upon this news, shares of Edge Therapeutics fell from a close of $15.59 on March 27, 2018, to a close of $1.31 per share on March 28, 2018. To obtain additional information on the Edge Therapeutics class action investigation, contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@levikorsinsky.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972.


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