When AC Immune announced two years ago that its partners at Genentech is launching a second Phase III for its Alzheimer’s drug, CEO Andrew Pfeifer touted crenezumab as a “distinct” hope amid disappointing results of other anti-amyloid beta therapies, given at higher doses and targeting earlier stages of the disease.
Today crenezumab has become a big disappointment itself — marking another prominent failure in a frustration-prone field.
In order to read this article, you must be an Endpoints News subscriber. (It's free to subscribe.)
The best place to read Endpoints News? In your inbox.
Comprehensive daily news report for those who discover, develop, and market drugs. Join 42,100+ biopharma pros who read Endpoints News by email every day.Free Subscription