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Rigel Optimistic On Fostamatinib Despite Narrow Phase III Benefit

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Rigel's SYK inhibitor fostamatinib met the primary endpoint in the first of two pivotal Phase III trials in chronic ITP, but yielded a treatment effect in only 18% of the patients. CEO Raul Rodriguez discussed the data in an interview.

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