January 2011
Pharmaceutical Representative;Jan2011, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p10
The article offers updates on the development of clinical trials for pharmaceutical drugs. It discusses the announcement of the positive results for the Phase III clinical study of the drug Corlux used for treatment of Cushing's Syndrome manufactured Corcept Therapeutics Inc. Also mentioned are the Phase II clinical trial results of the drugs PT003 by Pearl Therapeutics, Azixa for the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme by Myrexis, and Multimeric-001 flu vaccine by BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd.


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