Positive results from the CER-209 Phase I Single Dose Tolerance study for NAFLD and NASH
- The completion of the Single Dose Tolerance study (SDT) for CER-209
- No drug related safety nor tolerance issues identified
- The pharmacokinetics observations support CER-209 once daily oral dosing
- Multiple Dose Tolerance study (MDT) now ready to proceed
Toulouse, FRANCE, Ann Arbor, UNITED-STATES, June 7, 2017, 07:00 pm cet – Cerenis Therapeutics (FR0012616852 – CEREN – PEA PME eligible), an international biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of innovative lipid metabolism therapies for treating cardiovascular and metabolic diseases announces today positive results in the SDT Phase I development of CER-209 for the treatment of liver diseases NAFLD (Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease) and NASH (Non-Alcoholic Steato-Hepatitis).
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Cerenis Therapeutics is an international biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of innovative lipid metabolism therapies for the treatment of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. HDL is the primary mediator of the reverse lipid transport, or RLT, the only natural pathway by which excess lipids is removed from arteries and is transported to the liver for elimination from the body. Cerenis is developing a portfolio of lipid metabolism therapies, including HDL mimetics for patients with genetic HDL deficiency, as well as drugs which increase HDL for patients with a low number of HDL particles to treat atherosclerosis and associated metabolic diseases including Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) and Non-Alcoholic Steato-Hepatitis (NASH). Cerenis is well positioned to become one of the leaders in the HDL therapeutic market, with a broad portfolio of programs in development.
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