Gilead combo treatments for HCV perform well in Phase II

|About: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)|By:, SA News Editor

Gilead Sciences' (GILD) oral combination therapy of Sofosbuvir and Ledipasvi cleared chronic hepatitis C virus in 64-100% of patients in a Phase II trial called Electron2. The combo was tested with and without Ribavirin.

In another study of Sofosbuvir and GS-5816, the cure rate was 94.8-96.1%. (PR)

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