AstraZeneca: Don’t Write Off Fasenra In COPD Just Yet
AstraZeneca's R&D leader admits mistakes in earlier failed Phase III trials. A new study will target the high eosinophil sub-group.
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AstraZeneca's Fasenra has demonstrated non-inferiority compared with GSK's fellow interleukin-5 inhibitor Nucala for eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis and the company hopes its more convenient single monthly subcutaneous injection will win market share if approved for the rare, immune-mediated inflammatory disease.
GlaxoSmithKline’s interleukin-5 inhibitor, Nucala (mepolizumab), is the first treatment shown to reduce the hypereosinophilic syndrome flare-ups in a 100-patient pivotal study.
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