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Isotechnika keeps voclosporin focus on nephrology after failure in uveitis

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Lux Biosciences finally has ended its pursuit of US FDA approval for oral voclosporin in the treatment of non-infectious uveitis after the calcineurin inhibitor failed to meet its primary endpoint in a Phase III clinical trial, but the Canadian company that licensed the drug to US-based Lux - Isotechnika Pharma of Edmonton, Alberta - remains focused on nephrology indications for the immunosuppressant.

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