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Isis Pharmaceuticals announces Phase 1 data from elevated lipoprotein study

  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS) says patients with elevated Lp(a) saw a mean reduction in lipoprotein of 36%, 62%, and 82% for the 100, 200, and 300 mg dose cohorts of ISIS-APO(a)Rx, respectively.
  • The data is from a Phase 1 dose-escalation study "designed to assess the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics" of the antisense drug.
  • The results support the company's plan to initiate a Phase 2 program in 2014. (PR)
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