News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
Get Our FREE
Industry eNewsletter
email:    
   

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc.' KB001 Demonstrates Safety, Potential as New Approach to Preventing Pseudomonas Ventilator Associated Pneumonia



6/25/2012 10:30:39 AM

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Phase 2a trial results with KB001 suggest the recombinant, human PEGylated monoclonal antibody fragment, under development by KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Sanofi Pasteur, offers potential as an alternative to antibiotics for preventing or reducing pneumonias in mechanically ventilated intensive care unit (ICU) patients heavily colonized with Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Pa). Results of the Phase 2a study, sponsored in its entirety by KaloBios and conducted at 10 ICUs across France, have been published online and will appear in the August issue of Critical Care Medicine.

Read at BioSpace.com

Related News

comments powered by Disqus
   
Pneumonia

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES