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Acuity, Sirna, Isis


Acuity AMD Drug Appears Safe, Effective in Phase II Trial

Acuity Pharmaceutical said this week that top-line phase II data showed that its siRNA-based drug bevasiranib sodium, formerly known as Cand5, was safe and effective in treating age-related macular degeneration.

The findings were presented at the American Society of Gene Therapy in Baltimore, Acuity said.

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