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8 Million Dollar NIH Grant Will Fund Multicenter Clinical Trial of Stroke Intervention Drug

Award to Cedars-Sinai Stroke Intervention Researchers Supports Collaborative Study Involving National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke


Los Angeles - April 22, 2014 – Cedars-Sinai stroke intervention researchers have been informed that the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, part of the National Institutes of Health, will award an $8 million grant to fund a multicenter Phase II clinical trial of an experimental drug for stroke.

The drug, 3K3A-APC, will be used in combination with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator, or rtPA – the "clot-busting" drug currently approved...

April 22, 2014  |  Read Full Story

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