|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2015
|Related Party Transactions [Abstract]|
10. Related-Party Transactions
The Company paid a former member of its Board of Directors, who is also a key scientific and clinical advisor to the Company, a total of $60,000 in the year ended December 31, 2014 and $45,000 for the nine months ended September 30, 2015, in monthly cash retainers. The Company also issued options to purchase shares of common stock and incentive awards to this individual in his capacity as a key scientific and clinical advisor.
The entire disclosure for related party transactions. Examples of related party transactions include transactions between (a) a parent company and its subsidiary; (b) subsidiaries of a common parent; (c) and entity and its principal owners; and (d) affiliates.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef