Roche touts PhII win for BTK inhibitor in multiple sclerosis as PhIII showdown with Sanofi, Merck KGaA, Novartis looms
Roche is staking its claim in the race to develop a BTK inhibitor for multiple sclerosis, with a topline Phase II win showing its candidate reduced brain lesions.
There are no numbers yet — Roche and its subsidiary Genentech are saving those for a medical meeting — but the companies suggested that the positive result bodes well for the Phase III trials they are running for in relapsing MS and primary progressive MS.
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