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Archivel Farma's TB Vaccine May Cut Treatment Time from Nine Months to One


5/5/2010 9:26:19 AM

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Archivel Farma, S.L. has announced that its breakthrough treatment for tuberculosis (TB) will shortly start phase II clinical trials. The treatment uses the company’s unique combination of its novel therapeutic vaccine called RUTI® in conjunction with an antibiotic. This cuts treatment time from nine months to one month, which reduces side effects and healthcare costs, by preventing re-infection during the eradication process. The company expects commercial availability in 2015.

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