Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Organization Address
6166 Nancy Ridge Dr
San Diego, CA 92121-3223

Organization Phone
(858) 453-7200


Biotech and Pharmaceutical

Therapeutic Small Molecules

Organization Description
Arena is an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused principally on discovering pharmaceutical products that act on an important class of targets called G protein-coupled receptors, or GPCRs. Arena has developed a technology called Constitutively Activated Receptor Technology, or CART(TM), that can be applied to GPCRs and other receptors. Arena is developing the drug Lorcaserin for weight management. Lorcaserin has completed a pivotal Phase 3 study and is awaiting FDA approval. Arena is represented by Congressman Brian Bilbray, State Senator Christine Kehoe, and Assembly Member Nathan Fletcher.