November 2006
Worldwide Biotech;Nov2006, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on a phase 1 clinical trial of an inhaled formulation of parathyroid hormone Ostabolin-C. Zelos Therapeutics Inc. collaborated with Nektar Therapeutics for the development of an inhaleable powder form of the drug in January 2005. Ostabolin-C is a bone formation agent used for the treatment of osteoporosis. The inhaled formulation uses the pocket-sized inhaler from Nektar to deliver a peptide and is designed to provide a portable solution for patients.


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