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ADA: Diabetes Duo Merck & Pfizer Report Positive PhIII Data For Investigational SGLT-2

Executive Summary

Merck & Co. Inc. and Pfizer Inc.'s investigational oral SGLT-2 inhibitor, ertugliflozin, has met its primary endpoints in two Phase III studies in type 2 diabetes patients – now the pair are continuing development with an 8,000 patient cardiovascular (CV) outcomes trial and plan to file the drug in US by the year end.

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