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Feb 07, 2011
 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News  |  Clinical Results

Amonafide L-malate: Development discontinued

Antisoma discontinued development of amonafide after data from the open-label, international Phase III ACCEDE trial in over 420 patients showed that 600 mg/m 2 IV amonafide for 5 days plus cytarabine missed the primary endpoint of significantly improving initial remission rate, defined as the proportion of patients who achieve CR or CRi, vs. daunorubicin plus cytarabine. In 2009, Antisoma amended the trial to change the primary endpoint to initial remission rate from confirmed remission rate in order to...

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