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May 22, 2020

New Longer-Term Safety Data of Chugai’s Satralizumab in Adults and Adolescents with Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder Presented at EAN

TOKYO, May 22, 2020 -- Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (TOKYO: 4519) announced that Roche issued a press release regarding the new longer-term safety data of satralizumab (development code: SA237) for the treatment of adults and adolescents with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder presented at the 6th Annual Meeting of the European Academy of Neurology. Satralizumab is an anti-IL-6 receptor recycling antibody created by Chugai.

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