BOSTON, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FluoroPharma Medical (OTC.BB: FPMI), a biopharmaceutical company developing the next generation proprietary PET imaging products, announced the change of its official stock ticker symbol from CEWM to FPMI. These changes are made in conjunction with the previously announced FluoroPharma Inc. merger with CEWM.
FluoroPharma is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of proprietary PET imaging products to improve patient management by evaluating cardiac disease at the cellular and molecular levels. FluoroPharma is advancing two products in clinical trials for assessment of acute and chronic forms of coronary disease. These agents have been designed to rapidly target myocardial cells within the heart or inflamed plaques within the coronary arteries.
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