A Study of the Safety and Activity of Eculizumab in Pediatric Participants With Relapsing Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder

2019-11-12 18:25:31 | BioPortfolio


The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of eculizumab in pediatric participants (aged 2 to < 18 years) with relapsing neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD).

Study Design


Neuromyelitis Optica




University of California San Francisco
San Francisco
United States


Not yet recruiting


Alexion Pharmaceuticals

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-11-12T18:25:31-0500

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