Aldeyra to undertake phase 2 trial of ADX-629 in patients hospitalized with COVID-19

Aldeyra Therapeutics has received a “study may proceed” letter from the FDA for a phase 2 clinical trial evaluating ADX-629 as a treatment for adult patients hospitalized with COVID-19, according to a press release.
The company is also investigating a reactive aldehyde species (RASP) inhibitor as a biomarker for dry eye disease.
“What’s exciting about ADX-629 is its potential to act like a dimmer switch to modulate the aggressive immune response that is a hallmark of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19,” Todd C. Brady, MD, PhD, president and CEO (Read more...)

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