Oramed Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ORMP) has successfully concluded a Phase 1b study of ORMD-0901, its oral GLP-1 analog, in Type 2 diabetes patients.Read More
Oramed Pharmaceuticals’ (NASDAQ:ORMP) patent for its invention, titled “Methods and Compositions for Oral Administrations of Proteins” has been granted by the Indian Patent Office.
Oramed is seeking to revolutionize the treatment of diabetes through its proprietary flagship product, an orally ingestible insulin capsule, ORMD-0801. Having completed multiple Phase 2a trials, a Phase 2b trial in patients with Type 2 diabetes is ongoing under an IND with the FDA. In addition Oramed is developing an oral GLP-1 analog capsule, ORMD-0901.Read More
Transition Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TTHI; TSX:TTH) has reported results of a Phase 2 clinical study of drug candidate, TT401, for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes.
TT401 is a once-weekly administered oxyntomodulin analog, with dual GLP-1 and glucagon agonist activity. TT401 development collaborator, Eli Lilly, performed the Phase 2 study, enrolling 420 Type 2 diabetes subjects into a 24-week study, consisting of a 12-week randomized blinded stage followed by a 12-week open-label stage.Read More