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Monday, 05/09/2022 8:40:52 AM

Monday, May 09, 2022 8:40:52 AM

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LogicBio Therapeutics Announces FDA Lifts Clinical Hold on SUNRISE Trial in Pediatric Patients with Methylmalonic Acidemia

Source: PR Newswire (US)
–Company initiates activities to resume dosing

–Interim clinical data from Phase 1/2 trial expected to be presented by end of second quarter 2022

LEXINGTON, Mass., May 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- LogicBio® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: LOGC), a clinical-stage company advancing a diversified pipeline of genetic medicines addressing rare disorders from infancy through adulthood, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lifted the clinical hold on the company's LB-001 Investigational New Drug Application (IND), allowing patient enrollment to resume in the Phase 1/2 SUNRISE trial for pediatric patients with methylmalonic acidemia. In its letter, the FDA acknowledged that the company satisfactorily addressed all clinical hold issues. The company has initiated activities to resume dosing as soon as possible.

"We are pleased that the FDA has completed its review of the information we provided and that the hold on our LB-001 IND has been lifted," said Frederic Chereau, president and chief executive officer of LogicBio. "We look forward to dosing the next patient in our SUNRISE trial, which we expect will occur in the third quarter of 2022."

As previously disclosed, the FDA placed the IND for LB-001 on clinical hold following the occurrence of two serious adverse events, categorized as cases of thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA), in the company's SUNRISE trial. Both cases of TMA resolved within weeks.

In connection with the lifting of the clinical hold, LogicBio amended the SUNRISE protocol in a manner that reflected its dialogue with the FDA. LogicBio expects to proceed with dosing after it implements the changes to the SUNRISE protocol, which include enhanced monitoring measures, such as frequent testing for complement activation, a characteristic