Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, July 26th, 2004
Exenatide is the first in a new class of medicines known as incretin mimetics under investigation for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. In clinical trials, exenatide has demonstrated reductions in blood sugar and improvements in markers of beta cell function. Patients in exenatide studies also lost weight.
"The submission of the exenatide NDA is a significant milestone both for Amylin Pharmaceuticals and for our collaboration...
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