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Akero Looks To Accelerate Path To Pivotal NASH Data With Phase IIb/III Protocol

89Bio Builds Case For Safety Advantage As FGF Competition Heats Up

Executive Summary

Akero gets FDA’s ok to conduct Phase IIb/III study of FGF21 analog efruxifermin in biopsy-confirmed non-alcoholic steatohepatitis patients. With NASH leadership up in the air, Akero, 89bio and other FGF analog sponsors jockey for top spot.

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