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Clinical Trial Investigates Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis With Gamunex(R), Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), 10% Caprylate/Chromatography Purified

Bayer HealthCare LLC, Biological Products Division (Bayer BP), has closed enrollment in the first industry-sponsored trial to evaluate immune globulin intravenous (IGIV) for the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). Under an Investigational New Drug application (IND) submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the multi-national clinical trial will assess the efficacy and safety of Gamunex?, Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), 10% Caprylate/Chromatography Purified, in RRMS. The study includes 120 patients participating from many regions of the world, including North America, eastern and western Europe, and Israel.

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May 16, 2004 in research | Permalink