Regulus Selects HCV Drug Candidate, Will Develop without Partner GSK | GenomeWeb

Regulus Therapeutics this week announced that it has selected its first drug candidate, RG-101 for the treatment of hepatitis C. However, the company said it will develop the compound on its own despite an ongoing collaboration on the disease with GlaxoSmithKline.

Speaking during a conference call held to discuss Regulus’ first-quarter financial results, company officials also provided details about a new program in hepatocellular carcinoma.

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