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Oct 26, 2023

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Galderma Announces Nemolizumab Data Published in the New England Journal of Medicine

TOKYO, October 26, 2023 -- Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (TOKYO: 4519) announced that Galderma issued a press release regarding the results of a Phase III clinical study (OLYMPIA 2) for prurigo nodularis of nemolizumab published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). Nemolizumab is a humanized anti-human IL-31 receptor A monoclonal antibody, created by Chugai. Clinical development of nemolizumab outside Japan has been conducted by Galderma.

Please refer to the link below for details of the Galderma’s press release:

Galderma phase III data published in The New England Journal of Medicine: full Olympia 2 trial results demonstrate nemolizumab’s rapid onset of action in prurigo nodularis patients



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