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Ascletis Says China Accepts IND Filing for Novel NASH Treatment

publication date: Feb 18, 2020

Ascletis Pharma, a Hangzhou antiviral company, has filed an IND with China's NMPA for ASC41, a self-developed Category 1 treatment for NASH. Ascletis expects to combine ASC41 with ASC40, another novel Ascletis product, in trials. ASC41 is an oral thyroid hormone receptor beta (THR-beta) agonist, while ASC40 is an oral fatty acid synthase (FASN) inhibitor. In 2018, Ascletis' Ganovo®, an innovative t NS3/4A protease treatment for hepatitis C, was approved for China use, the first approved direct-acting anti-viral agent developed by a China company. More details....

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