Encouraging cholangitis data follows the lifting of a clinical hold on Cymabay’s seladelpar, signalling a way forward for a project that looked finished.
Biopsy data set up efruxifermin as a strong contender in the race to find an effective Nash treatment.
The company blasts the US regulator as weeks of uncertainty for its lead drug in Nash end in a complete response letter.
Inventiva’s mid-stage win has revived hopes for PPAR agonists in the liver disease, although safety questions remain.
Five years after failing phase II in Nash, elafibranor fails phase III in Nash; a focus on liver cirrhosis beckons.
As semaglutide looks set to move into pivotal trials in Nash, Novo Nordisk lays out hopes for longer-term benefits.
Coronavirus aside, biotech companies including Akebia, Blueprint, Genfit and TG Therapeutics are set for some important data readouts in the next couple of months.
Before Covid-19 came along investors were looking to several Nash catalysts in 2020, and yesterday Akero delivered on one of these.
Phase III data for Obseva's uterine fibroid project linzagolix need to prove its safety, while Inventiva tests its pan-PPAR agonist lanifibranor in Nash.