Press release

Moxidectin phase III study Lancet publication

February 19, 2018

Medicines Development for Global Health is delighted to announce the publication of the moxidectin Phase III study in the Lancet.

The paper’s authors, coordinated by the previous sponsor of moxidectin, the UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, concluded that “Moxidectin would therefore be expected to reduce parasite transmission between treatment rounds more than ivermectin could, thus accelerating progress towards elimination”.

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