TITLE

BAYER/REGENERON EXTEND PROGRAM FOR VEGF TRAP-EYE

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Jun2009, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Bayer Healthcare AG and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals have extended their development program for the investigational drug, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) Trap-Eye, in June 2009. The phase three program will evaluate the efficiency and safety of the investigational drug in the treatment of central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO). A brief information on CRVO is offered. The program will also conduct an investigation into the efficiency of the drug in patients with neovascular form of age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD)
ACCESSION #
40098101

 

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