Amicus Therapeutics Begins Phase 2 Clinical Trial of AT2220 in Pompe Disease
Posted on: June 04, 2008
Amicus Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing small molecule, orally-administered pharmacological chaperones for the treatment of human genetic diseases, today announced that it has initiated a Phase 2 clinical trial of AT2220 (1-deoxynojirimycin HCl), for the treatment of Pompe disease. Amicus will conduct the study in adult Pompe patients in clinical centers throughout North America and Europe. AT2220 is the third compound based on Amicus’ pharmacological chaperone technology platform to enter Phase 2 clinical development.