Amgen Hands Omecamtiv Back To Cytokinetics
Cytokinetics Assessing Commercializing On Its Own Or With New Partner
While Amgen said the Phase III GALACTIC-HF results for omecamtiv mecarbil did not meet its high expectations for the heart failure candidate, Cytokinetics sees a path to treating certain patients.
You may also be interested in...
The REDWOOD-HCM study showed early, sustained efficacy and no serious adverse events with a drug Cytokinetics designed to be superior to mavacamten, a drug it spun out via BMS-acquired MyoKardia.
Scrip discussed key wins for sotorasib in lung cancer and tezepelumab in asthma with Amgen executives Murdo Gordon and David Reese, but COVID-19 and other challenges are looming.
Merck & Co.'s vericiguat, an sGC stimulator, was approved for heart failure but it enters a competitive space with a narrow indication.