Clinical Research: Phase 1 - Phase 4

Premier Insight 251: It Helps to Know What’s Going to Happen Next

We were conducting a Phase 2b trial of a new treatment for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, or NASH. And we knew three things: We knew that hepatologists would jump at the chance to enroll their patients, because the only existing treatment for NASH is the well-known lose weight – eat healthy – exercise more regime. This was the first simple, oral, once-daily treatment ever developed for the disease.