Published in Physician Law Weekly, November 18th, 2009
"With sufficient quantities of ANAVEX 2-73 in hand we are an important step closer to the commencement of Phase 1 clinical trials, which are scheduled to begin in early 2010," said Dr. Herve de Kergrohen, CEO of ANAVEX. "This lead drug candidate shows potential to alter the course of Alzheimer's disease by using sigma receptors to correct dysfunction in the mitochondria and ultimately protect cells from oxidative stress, which is believed to be an underlying cause of the disease."
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