Altimmune is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel peptide-based therapeutics for the treatment of obesity and liver diseases. The company’s lead product candidate, pemvidutide, is a GLP-1/glucagon dual receptor agonist that is being developed for the treatment of obesity and NASH. In addition, Altimmune is developing HepTcell™, an immunotherapeutic designed to achieve a functional cure for chronic hepatitis B.
Late-Breaking Poster Presentation: Pemvidutide-induced liver fat reduction in subjects with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease correlate with improvements in non-invasive markers of inflammation and fibrosis: Results of a 24-week multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Presenter: Dr. Stephen Harrison, Medical Director, Pinnacle Research, and Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Oxford University