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This is a Phase 2 Open-Label extension study to evaluate the long term safety and tolerability of daily elamipretide injections in patients with genetically confirmed Primary Mitochondrial Disease who previously participated in the SPIMM-201 Clinical Trial
This open-label, non-comparative, extension trial will enroll subjects with genetically confirmed PMD who have completed the End-of-Study Visit in the SPIMM-202 trial. Subjects who do not discontinue or withdraw from the trial will receive treatment with 40 mg SC elamipretide for the shortest of the following: 260 weeks; regulatory approval and commercial availability of elamipretide in the subject's respective country; or termination of the clinical development for elamipretide in subjects with PMD.
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Primary Mitochondrial Disease
Akron Children's Hospital
Not yet recruiting
Stealth BioTherapeutics Inc.
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-11-30T15:45:39-0500
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