The FDA granted Chrysalis BioTherapeutics' investigational candidate TP508, or rusalatide acetate, Orphan Drug status, indicated for acute radiation syndrome, or radiation sickness. A regenerative peptide drug, TP508 instigates revascularization and the repair of multiple tissues.
Acute radiation syndrome treatment gains Orphan Drug designation
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