Koronis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.' Scientific Advisory Board Confirms KP-1461 Clinical Drug Activity, HIV Ablation
Published: May 19, 2009
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Koronis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biotechnology company focused on the development of antiviral therapeutics, today announced that its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) completed a comprehensive review of the current in vitro and in vivo data for its lead HIV drug, KP-1461. The SAB concluded that recently completed in vitro serial passage studies corroborated the original published data, demonstrating that KP-1212, the active form of the oral prodrug KP-1461, ablated HIV in equivalent laboratory experiments. Additional studies are underway to assess ablation with greater sensitivity.