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Study Comparing the Safety and Efficacy of BMS-224818 to Cyclosporine, in Patients Receiving a Kidney Transplant, When Used in Combination With CellCept, Simulect, and Corticosteroids.

2014-08-27 03:56:11 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to see if BMS-224818 treatment will be as efficacious as cyclosporine at preventing acute rejection, and a superior safety / tolerability profile (better kidney function, better blood pressure, less lipid problems, less diabetes mellitus, etc.)

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Graft Rejection

Intervention

LEA29Y, Belatacept

Location

Univ. of Calif. - San Francisco
San Francisco
California
United States
94143-0001

Status

Completed

Source

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:56:11-0400

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