Clinical study of Vertex

Clinical study of Vertex HCFA TEAM 5 Μαΐου, 2015

Clinical study of Vertex

Vertex Announces Data from 12-Week Phase 2 Safety Study of VX-661 in Combination with Ivacaftor in People with Cystic Fibrosis Who Have Two Copies of the F508del Mutation


-The combination was generally well tolerated and all patients completed 12 weeks of treatment-

-Mean within-group absolute improvement from baseline in lung function of 4.4 (p=0.009) and 3.0 (p=0.026) percentage points at week 4 and through 12 weeks of treatment, respectively, in patients who received VX-661 (100 mg once daily) in combination with ivacaftor (150 mg every 12 hours)-

-Data were consistent with prior Phase 2 studies of VX-661 and ivacaftor and support ongoing Phase 3 program evaluating VX-661 in combination with ivacaftor in people with one or two copies of the F508del mutation-


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