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Cirius Suspects Insulin Resistance Is Underlying Key To NASH

The former Octeta is expanding the ongoing Phase IIb study of its second-generation insulin sensitizer. An insulin sensitizer with a better safety profile than first-generation drugs like Actos may provide a backbone therapy for NASH, the company believes.

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With Phase III NASH Endpoints In Place, Intercept May Reach Market By 2018

Although it is the first company to reach Phase III in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, Intercept has a long road ahead with a 2,500-patient trial that will include a 72-week interim look that could lead to initial approval in the U.S. and EU.

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MSDC avoids the glitazone as PhIIb insulin sensitiser dances toward partners

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