Chiasma Honors Patients, Researchers for Rare Disease Day 2018
“At Chiasma, we are focused on improving the lives of patients who face challenges associated with existing treatments for their rare and debilitating diseases,” said
Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year. The main objective is to raise awareness among the general public and decision-makers about rare diseases and their impact on patients' lives. For more information about Rare Disease Day, please visit www.rarediseaseday.org.
Chiasma is focused on improving the lives of patients who face challenges associated with their existing treatments for rare and serious chronic diseases. Employing its Transient Permeability Enhancer (TPE®) technology platform, Chiasma seeks to develop oral medications that are currently available only as injections. The Company recently initiated CHIASMA OPTIMAL, its third Phase 3 clinical trial for its octreotide capsules product candidate, conditionally trade-named MYCAPSSA®, for the maintenance therapy of adult patients with acromegaly in whom prior treatment with somatostatin analogs has been shown to be effective and tolerated following SPA agreement with the
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