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Dec 19, 2011
 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News  |  Clinical Results

Olesoxime: Development discontinued

Trophos discontinued development of olesoxime to treat ALS after top-line data from a double-blind, European Phase III trial in 512 patients showed that once-daily 330 mg olesoxime plus riluzole missed the primary endpoint of significantly improving OS at 18 months vs. placebo plus riluzole. Trophos did say a trend in favor of olesoxime was observed on patient function as measured by ALSFRS-R scores...

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