Can-Fite's CF101 delivers can-do performance in RA

Powers, Marie
December 2013
BioWorld Today;12/24/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 246, p1
The article reports that Can-Fite Biopharma Ltd. impressed investors with results from its Phase IIb trial results of CF101 drug product as a monotherapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). It says that the study demonstrated statistically significant quality compared to placebo in reducing RA signs and symptoms. It mentions that the company will not wait for a partnership to move ahead with Phase III plans for the drug.


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