Kindred Biosciences Announces Initiation of Enrollment in Pivotal Effectiveness Trial of Zimeta Oral for the Control of Fever in Horses
San Francisco, CA (May 1, 2017) Kindred Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets, today announced that the first patient has been enrolled in the pivotal effectiveness trial evaluating its novel, oral formulation of Zimeta™ (dipyrone oral gel) for the control of fever in horses.
“We are very pleased to announce initiation of enrollment in our pivotal effectiveness trial for Zimeta Oral. This milestone brings us one step closer to bringing this innovative oral gel to owners and veterinarians and reflects continued progress of our rich pipeline,” stated Richard Chin, M.D., CEO of KindredBio.
About Kindred Biosciences
Kindred Biosciences is a development-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets. Its mission is to bring to pets the same kinds of safe and effective medicines that human family members enjoy. The Company’s strategy is to identify compounds and targets that have already demonstrated safety and efficacy in humans and to develop therapeutics based on these validated compounds and targets for dogs, cats and horses. The Company has a deep pipeline of novel drugs and biologics in development across many therapeutic classes.
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