May 2010
Drugs in R&D;2010, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p33
Academic Journal
Roche and Japan Tobacco are in a licensing agreement to develop and commercialize dalcetrapib, a cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) inhibitor to slow or prevent atherosclerosis. This drug is currently in phase III development. This review discusses the development history and scientific profile of this new compound.


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