SAN DIEGO, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Viriom Inc. today announced that the data from pre-clinical studies of Elsulfavirine/VM1500A Long Acting Injectable Formulations will be presented at the 9th IAS (International AIDS Society) Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017), to be held July 23-26 in Paris, France. The studies evaluate new options for the treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS that would allow for infrequent dosing, thus facilitating patients' adherence, and likely improving long-term treatment outcomes. The results will be presented by Dr. Vadim Bichko, Viriom's Chief Scientific Officer, during a poster viewing session on Wednesday, July 26, 12:30-14:30.
Viriom focuses on treatment, prophylaxis, and eradication of infectious diseases globally. Viriom is developing and commercializing the most innovative, yet affordable solutions to radically broaden global access to antiviral treatments.
Viriom's broad pipeline includes its most advanced drug Elpida®/Elsulfavirine, a once-daily oral prodrug of VM-1500A, a novel HIV non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI). Viriom expects to obtain first market registration for Elpida in 2017. Development is underway for once-weekly oral and longer-acting parenteral formulations as well as drug combination formulations. Learn more at http://viriom.com/
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