A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Event-driven Trial of Quarterly Subcutaneous Canakinumab in the Prevention of Recurrent Cardiovascular Events Among Stable Post-myocardial Infarction Patients With Elevated hsCRP

Trial Profile

A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Event-driven Trial of Quarterly Subcutaneous Canakinumab in the Prevention of Recurrent Cardiovascular Events Among Stable Post-myocardial Infarction Patients With Elevated hsCRP

Active, no longer recruiting
Phase of Trial: Phase III

Latest Information Update: 22 Jun 2017

At a glance

  • Drugs Canakinumab (Primary)
  • Indications Atherosclerosis; Cardiovascular disorders; Myocardial infarction
  • Focus Adverse reactions; Registrational; Therapeutic Use
  • Acronyms CANTOS; CANTOS sub-study 1; CANTOS sub-study 2
  • Sponsors Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  • Most Recent Events

    • 22 Jun 2017 Data from this trial published in a Novartis Media Release.
    • 22 Jun 2017 According to a Novartis media release, data from this study will be discussed with regulatory agencies.
    • 22 Jun 2017 According to a Novartis media release, full data from this study will be submitted for presentation at a medical congress and for peer reviewed publication later this year.
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