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EnVivo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Initiation of Gamma Secretase Modulator Clinical Program in Alzheimer’s Disease



6/27/2011 8:54:35 AM

WATERTOWN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EnVivo Pharmaceuticals, a company dedicated to developing a broad range of novel central nervous system (CNS) therapies, announced today that it recently initiated a Phase 1 clinical trial of EVP-0962, its potent and selective gamma secretase modulator (GSM), in healthy volunteers. The trial is a double-blind, ascending single and multiple dose study designed to assess the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and food effect of EVP-0962. To date, EVP-0962 has shown promising activity in preclinical cellular and transgenic models of Alzheimer’s disease.

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