Announcing a Phase Three Clinical Trial for EPP Participants with EPP / XLP are Needed! FIRST SITES ACTIVE

  • Friday, May 22, 2020

We have exciting news that Mitsubishi Tanabe is announcing a Phase 3 trial for MT-7117 for people with EPP.

Trial Description: A Phase 3, Global, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Evaluate Efficacy, Safety, And Tolerability of MT-7117 in Subjects with Erythropoietic Protoporphyria (EPP) or X-Linked Protoporphyria (XLP)

Treatment: Oral medication (pills), once daily in the morning with or without food Duration: 26 weeks plus optional 26 week double-blinded extension.

Endpoint: Increased pain free light exposure in adults and adolescents with a history of phototoxic reactions from EPP or XLP.

Study Sites: There will be 12 study sites in the US, followed by global study sites across multiple countries. COLUMBUS, OHIO and BOSTON, MA NOW OPEN!

Age Range: Patients age 12 - 75

Travel: Will be included and will be arranged by a concierge service trained on EPP/XLP.

Please contact the American Porphyria Foundation for more information and we will connect you with a study site nearest you. Email OR call 866-APF-3635 (301-347-7166).

We look forward to hearing from you!