Can-Fite: therapeutic approach bolstered by positive results in psoriasis trial

October 2009
PharmaWatch: Monthly Review;Oct2009, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p18
Market Research Report
The article reports on the positive outcome of the psoriasis trial of Israel-based biopharmaceutical firm Can-Fite Biopharma Ltd. The 75-patient Phase II double-blind clinical study of the anti-TNF drug CF101 in patients with moderate to severe psoriasis resulted to efficacy upon oral administration in 35% of the subjects. Accordingly, it was found that the small molecule CF101 is a promising oral anti-TNF agent that provides a well tolerated and safe therapeutic approach against the disease.


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