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Multiple Dose ASM8 in Mild Asthmatics

2014-08-27 03:47:11 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To determine the safety and efficacy of multiple doses of ASM8 antisense oligonucleotides in asthmatics.

Description

This is a double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial to evaluate the safety, tolerability and efficacy of inhaled ASM8 for the treatment of allergen-induced asthma. Individuals with stable, mild to moderate allergic asthma by American Thoracic Society (ATS) criteria (1), with a history of episodic wheeze and shortness of breath, will be eligible for enrolment. The study is divided into 2 parts.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Asthma

Intervention

ASM8

Location

McMaster University
Hamilton
Ontario
Canada
L8N 3Z5

Status

Completed

Source

Topigen Pharmaceuticals

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:47:11-0400

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