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Dermira's lebrikizumab Fast Track'd for atopic dermatitis; shares up 12%

|About: Dermira, Inc. (DERM)|By: , SA News Editor

Dermira (DERM +12.3%) is up on modestly higher volume in reaction to Fast Track status in the U.S. for IL-13 inhibitor lebrikizumab for the treatment of atopic dermatitis.

Two Phase 3 studies, ADvocate 1 and ADvocate 2, are in process.

Fast Track provides for more frequent interaction with the FDA review team and a rolling review of the marketing application.

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