Part One Disappointment For BioXcel’s Igalmi In Pivotal Agitation Trial
But Chance At Redemption Remains
The US firm’s drug for schizophrenia- and bipolar-related agitation Igalmi has failed part one of a pivotal trial in at-home patients, but the option for higher dosing in part two combined with placebo-like safety could offer hope.
You may also be interested in...
NextPoint Could Treat PD-L1 Negative Cancer Patients With HHLA2-Targeted Approach
Emerging Company Profile: Backed by strong academic talent and a recent $80m fundraising, the US biotech is on a mission to address the unmet medical need in PD-L1 negative cancer by targeting the HHLA2 pathway.
From Hengrui To Moderna: Why More Biotech Companies Are Creating Swiss Hubs
An increasing number of biotech companies originating from the US and Asia are building EU headquarters in Switzerland. Scrip spoke with four key opinion leaders on the motivations behind these decisions and the role the domestic ecosystem has to play, from school systems to neutral politics and beyond.
AstraZeneca’s IBD Hopes Deflated Amid Evolving Market And Pipeline Competition
The major’s attempt to break into Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis has been cut short as a highly competitive market and pipeline, intensified by the entrance of biosimilars, renders further development of brazikumab impractical.