Protherics launches IIa trial of vaccine for hypertension

July 2008
Cardiovascular Devices & Drugs;Jul2008, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p18
The article reports on the enrollment of first patient in a Phase IIa study of Angiotensin Therapeutic Vaccine (ATV) from Protherics for the treatment of hypertension in Great Britain. The company claims that a vaccine approach which may involve three injections and a booster, should enhance patient compliance with treatment. The clinical trial will evaluate the safety and tolerability of the vaccine which includes the CoVaccine HT vaccine adjuvant from Protherics.


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