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NPS Pharmaceuticals’ Orphan Drug Gattex (Teduglutide) Study Results Presented At The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) Meeting

October 22, 2012

       NPS Pharmaceuticals’ October 22, 2012 Press Release, identifies  characteristics of 7 patients in the STEPS 2 study, who have achieved complete independence from Parenteral Nutrition (PN) and/or intravenous fluids (IV), while on orphan drug Gattex (Teduglutide).  

        A poster P1267 (found by doing a search) titled “Long-Term Therapy With Teduglutide: Characteristics of Patients With Intestinal Failure Associated With Short Bowel Syndrome Who Achieved Complete Independence From Parenteral Nutrition and/or Intravenous Fluid Support” is presented by lead study investigator Ken Fujioka, MD and colleagues, at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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