Tekmira Starts Phase I Study of Ebola Treatment | GenomeWeb

Tekmira Pharmaceuticals said this week that it has begun enrolling patients in a phase I trial of its Ebola virus infection treatment TKM-Ebola.

The 56-patient, placebo-controlled study has two arms. The first will test single ascending doses of the siRNA-based drug in up to six cohorts of four patients each. The second arm will examine multiple ascending doses in three four-patient cohorts.

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