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Soliris eculizumab: Phase III started

May 5, 2014 7:00 AM UTC

Alexion began a double-blind, placebo-controlled, international Phase III trial to evaluate 900 mg IV Soliris once weekly for 4 weeks followed by 1,200 mg every 2 weeks for weeks 5-26 in about 92 patients with refractory generalized myasthenia gravis. Soliris is also in a Phase III trial to treat neuromyelitis optica, for which the compound has Orphan Drug designation in the U.S. and EU. ...