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U.S. Patent Office issues Notice of Allowance to Antigen Express AE37 cancer vaccine

December 03, 2015

"Depth of data is critical to this study and is believed to have been a significant limitation in past studies," stated John Buse, M.D., Ph.D., Chief of Endocrinology and Professor of Medicine, UNC. "We are delighted to have access to the analytical capabilities and data insight able to be brought to bear by MedAssurant and look forward to the additional power that this will bring to our research on the topic."

"Postmarketing surveillance is an important tool in determining the long-term safety of approved drugs," says Stephen DeCherney, M.D., M.P.H., a senior vice president of pharmaceuticals & life sciences at MedAssurant. "In this case, the growing number of people suffering from diabetes makes a meaningful evaluation of various long-acting prescription insulin medications an important undertaking.  Unfortunately, previous studies have been challenged by smaller sample sizes, limited patient information, and short observation periods.  In our work with UNC, we have the benefit of the MORE2 Registry, a rich database both in volume and in duration of information that will allow us to understand more deeply the long-term safety risks associated with long-acting prescription insulin."  

SOURCE MedAssurant, Inc.