Achillion, Regulus chase shorter HCV regimens, but can they beat Gilead?
This article was originally published in Scrip
Stock prices rose for Achillion Pharmaceuticals and fell for Regulus Therapeutics on 9 February as the companies revealed early clinical trial data that may support shorter durations of treatment for their hepatitis C virus (HCV) drugs, but HCV leader Gilead Sciences still could beat Achillion and Regulus to market with relatively fast-acting regimens.
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