Multi-year collaboration expected to identify novel drug targets, tackle new subsets of disease and enable rapid progression of clinical programmes
ViiV Healthcare presents phase III data at AIDS 2018 from landmark GEMINI studies showing two-drug regimen of dolutegravir and lamivudine has similar efficacy to a three-drug regimen in treatment naïve HIV patients, with no emergence of resistance
GEMINI 1 & 2 studies meet primary endpoint, showing two-drug regimen to be effective across high and low viral loads.
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Juluca, the first 2-drug regimen, once daily, single pill regimen, maintains viral suppression through 100 weeks.
US FDA approves Krintafel (tafenoquine) for the radical cure of P. vivax malaria
ViiV Healthcare, the global specialist HIV company majority owned by GSK, with Pfizer Inc. and Shionogi Limited as shareholders, will be presenting over 20 abstracts, including data from the landmark GEMINI 1 & 2 clinical trials, at the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018), 23-27 July 2018, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The data being presented this year has a strong focus on novel exploratory therapeutic options and innovative treatment strategies, as well as improving awareness and understanding of key issues that continue to affect the HIV community.
GSK today announced that Dermavant Sciences, a subsidiary of Roivant Sciences, has agreed to purchase the rights to tapinarof, an investigational therapeutic aryl hydrocarbon receptor modulating agent (TAMA) for the treatment of psoriasis and atopic dermatitis and back-up programmes for a total consideration of £250 million, including an initial payment of £150 million and a potential future milestone payment of £100 million.