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Telaprevir: Additional Phase III data

November 8, 2010 8:00 AM UTC

A subgroup analysis of African Americans (n=73), Hispanics (n=54) and patients with advanced liver fibrosis or cirrhosis (n=149) in the open-label, international Phase III ILLUMINATE trial in 540 treatment-naïve patients with HCV genotype 1 infection showed that 60%, 67% and 63% of patients, respectively, achieved an SVR with telaprevir-based therapy. Data were presented at the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases meeting in Boston. ...