Additional digging indicates they most certainly have rules against financial conflicts of interest in place to prevent even the appearance that clinical trial activities might be compromised.

Just google "clinical trial financial conflict of interest" (no quotes)

99942Apophis wrote: TriumphSpitSix if they haven't initiated the Ph2 study on patients then I'd say no inside information has been acquired but once its started then they are not allowed, just a guess on my part. So loaded up and ready to rock.

TriumphSpitSix Wrote
Sounds good to me but I'm not sure whether hospital staff might be prohibited from buying shares of companies whose clinical trials they are conducting. Could definitely be spreading the word to friends/family to somewhat get around any such restrictions though.