Scrip is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction

Cytokinetics Seeks ALS Success By Focusing On Lung Function

Executive Summary

Despite an earlier Phase II failure on broader ALS endpoint, biotech thinks it can demonstrate efficacy in slowing lung-function decline in ALS patients.

You may also be interested in...



With Phase III Failure, Cytokinetics Shelves Tirasemtiv, Pivots To ALS Backup

Partnered with Astellas, the San Francisco-area biotech hopes next-generation CK-107 will succeed in a measure of slow vital capacity due to stronger potency and better tolerability compared to tirasemtiv.

Seven Clinical Trial Read-Outs Due In Q4

The last three months of the year should see data reporting from a number of key studies for novel products including Roche's emicizumab. Scrip takes a look at some of the more interesting studies expected by year end, with the help of analysts from Informa's Biomedtracker.

Amgen, Cytokinetics Checked With Payers Before Taking Omecamtiv Into Phase III

Partnered on chronic heart failure drug omecamtiv mecarbil, Amgen and Cytokinetics took months to design a Phase III trial that would address the needs and concerns of both payers and clinicians.

Related Content

Topics

Related Companies

Related Deals

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

SC097159

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Thank you for submitting your question. We will respond to you within 2 business days. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel