SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of BioXcel Therapeutics, Inc. – BTAI


NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of BioXcel Therapeutics, Inc. (“BioXcel” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: BTAI). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at [email protected] or 888-476-6529, ext. 7980.

The investigation concerns whether BioXcel and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices. 

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On June 29, 2023, BioXcel issued a press release announcing “topline results for TRANQUILITY II, a Phase 3 trial of BXCL501, the Company’s proprietary, orally dissolving film formulation of dexmedetomidine under investigation for the acute treatment of Alzheimer’s disease-related agitation.”  Although BioXcel characterized the results as “positive,” the press release also disclosed in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that a “principal investigator in the TRANQUILITY II clinical trial may have fabricated email correspondence . . . to the Company’s pharmacovigilance safety vendor” and that the same principal investigator failed to adhere to the trial’s data integrity protocols. 

On this news, BioXcel’s stock price fell $11.28 per share, or 63.84%, to close at $6.39 per share on June 29, 2023.

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Robert S. Willoughby
Pomerantz LLP
[email protected]
888-476-6529 ext. 7980

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