Alzheimer's BACE Inhibitor E2609 Receives Positive Phase I Clinical Results

Eisai in Europe today releases the first clinical data for E2609, a BACE (beta-site amyloid precursor protein-cleaving enzyme) inhibitor, presented during oral sessions at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2012 in Vancouver, Canada. This novel compound was discovered through a collaborative partnership between the company's European Knowledge Centre in Hatfield, UK and laboratories in Japan, and is being developed as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease.
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