Hutchison China MediTech completes patient enrollment of Faluca
Source - SMW
Hutchison China MediTech Limited said it completed the enrollment of 527 patients in pivotal phase III faluca trial with fruquintinib in lung cancer.
Top-line Faluca data is expected to be reported in late 2018. If the data is positive, then the company said it would plan a second new drug application.
Fruquintinib (HMPL-013) is a highly selective small molecule drug candidate that has been shown to inhibit VEGFR 24 hours a day via an oral dose, with lower off-target toxicities compared to other targeted therapies
Faluca is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-center, Phase III registration study of fruquintinib targeted at treating patients with advanced non-squamous NSCLC, who have failed two lines of systemic chemotherapy.
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