TITLE

ASPERVA REPORTS ON PHASE III TRIAL FOR MYASTHENIA GRAVIS

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Dec2006, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the failure of CellCept in treating myasthenia gravis to meet both primary and secondary endpoints in its phase III clinical trial according to Aspreva Pharmaceuticals Corp. The trial was designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of mycophenolate mofetil in maintaining or improving symptom control with reduced doses of corticosteroids in patients with myasthenia gravis. CellCept is the leading immunosuppressant or anti-rejection drug of Roche used in combination with other immunosupressive drugs.
ACCESSION #
23154771

 

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