Biogen's experimental MS drug performs well in late-stage trial

01/25/2013 | Bloomberg Businessweek · Reuters

Biogen Idec's injectable multiple sclerosis treatment Peg-Avonex, or peginterferon beta-1a, met the goals of a Phase III trial by reducing patients' relapse rate by 36% when given every two weeks and by 28% on four-week schedule compared with placebo. The drug was also safe and well-tolerated. Biogen plans to submit the drug for approval in the U.S. and Europe this year.

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