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Navidea Biopharmaceuticals (NAVB) Initiates Enrollment in Global Phase 3 Trial of NAV4694 PET Imaging Agent


6/27/2013 9:47:24 AM

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DUBLIN, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NAVB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals, today announced the first subject has been enrolled in its NAV4694 global, pivotal Phase 3 clinical trial. The trial will assess the safety and efficacy of NAV4694, an investigational PET imaging agent, in detecting cerebral ß-amyloid in end-of-life subjects with and without the diagnosis of dementia. The study will examine the effectiveness of NAV4694 in detecting the presence or absence of ß-amyloid deposition in the brain by directly correlating the PET image findings during life with those of the brain tissue upon autopsy after death.

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