• Despite Phase 2 Failure, Gossamer Bio Sees a Path for Drug in Asthma

    14 days ago - By Xconomy

    Gossamer Bio's lead drug, an experimental treatment for asthma and allergies, has failed in two mid-stage clinical trials but the biotech sees enough in the data to pursue further development in a severe form of asthma and it wants to talk with regulators about advancing the compound to a larger Phase 3 study. The Gossamer drug, GB001, was tested as a treatment for eosinophilic asthma, a form of the respiratory disorder characterized by high levels of white blood cells called eosinophils. According to the San Diego biotech, 10 to 15 percent of patients who have this form of asthma are...
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