Ivax/Serono Oral MS Therapy Mylinax Efficacy Trials Planned For 2004
This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily
Exact nature of the trials will be determined following discussion with FDA, Ivax says. Trial design could be a challenge in light of the troubled regulatory history of injectable cladribine for MS, previously pursued by J&J.
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