Toray to Start Clinical Trials of Bonac Nucleic Acid Drug
Toray Industries, Inc. (HQ: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; President: Akihiro Nikkaku; hereinafter referred to as “Toray”) announced today that it received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to conduct Phase I clinical trials in the U.S. for nucleic acid medicine TRK-250 (Toray development code; BNC-1021: Bonac development code), which Toray has been co-developing with BONAC Corporation (HQ: Kurume City, Fukuoka; CEO: Hirotake Hayashi; hereinafter referred to as “BONAC”) for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (“IPF").
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Bonac will continue to promote research and development so that our nucleic acid chemistry technology will become a bridge to drug discovery.
Toray Announces Initiation of Phase 1 Clinical Trial of TRK-250 for Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis