The two abstracts accepted for presentation at the Endocrine Society 2017 Annual Meeting are as follows:
Title: Seasonal Allergies Do Not Significantly Impact the Absorption of Natesto® (Testosterone) Nasal Gel in Hypogonadal Men
Presenter: Alan Rogol, MD, PhD, Professor, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Conclusions: The pharmacokinetics, safety, and efficacy of Natesto for restoring normal testosterone levels in men with Low T is not adversely affected by seasonal allergies.
Title: One-Year Hematologic Safety of Natesto® (Testosterone) Nasal Gel in Men with Hypogonadism
Presenter: Margaux Guidry, Ph.D. and Gerwin Westfield, Ph.D., both Aytu Bioscience, Englewood, CO
Conclusions: Treatment with Natesto helped hypogonadal men achieve normal testosterone levels, while on average keeping hematologic levels, particularly hematocrit, well within the normal range.
"Aytu remains committed to expanding the body of scientific evidence on the benefits of Natesto by supporting the research of urology experts. As these benefits are more widely documented, we believe that Natesto will continue to gain broad acceptance as an important new treatment option for the approximately 13 million men in the U.S. who have Low T," concluded Mr. Disbrow.
About Aytu BioScience, Inc.
Aytu BioScience is a commercial-stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on global commercialization of novel products in the field of urology. The company currently markets three products: Natesto®, the first and only FDA-approved nasal formulation of testosterone for men with hypogonadism (low testosterone, or "Low T"), ProstaScint® (capromab pendetide), the only FDA-approved imaging agent specific to prostate specific membrane antigen (PSMA) for prostate cancer detection and staging, and Primsol® (trimethoprim hydrochloride), the only FDA-approved trimethoprim-only oral solution for urinary tract infections. Additionally, Aytu is developing MiOXSYS®, a novel, rapid semen analysis system with the potential to become a standard of care for the diagnosis and management of male infertility caused by oxidative stress. MiOXSYS is commercialized outside the U.S. where it is a CE Marked, Health Canada cleared product, and Aytu is conducting U.S.-based clinical trials in pursuit of 510k medical device clearance by the FDA. Aytu's strategy is to continue building its portfolio of revenue-generating urology products, leveraging its focused commercial team and expertise to build leading brands within well-established markets. For more information visit aytubio.com.
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