TITLE

IRISH GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCHERS PIONEER IBS TREATMENTS

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Jun2009, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an update on drug development for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in Ireland as of June 2009. About 15 to 20 percent of all adolescents and adults in Western populations reportedly suffered from IBS. As reported, Alimentary Health has successfully commercialized innovations in probiotics, while AGI Therapeutics plc, is nearing the completion of testing for Rezular. OPN-501 is an oral pro-drug for inflammatory bowel disease developed by Opsona Therapeutics.
ACCESSION #
40098100

 

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