Actelion's PAH drug meets goals of midstage trial

05/18/2010 | Reuters

Actelion's drug candidate selexipag helped reduce pulmonary vascular resistance by 30.3% in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension after 17 weeks of treatment during a midstage trial, the company reported. The drug also resulted in "an encouraging numerical improvement" in six-minute walk distance for the patients, who have limited exercise capacity because of the disease.

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