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Ninety-one Percent of BARACLUDE(R) (entecavir) Treated Patients in a Four-Year Cohort Demonstrated Virologic Suppression to Undetectable Levels
Date:11/2/2007

- In this Cohort of Nucleoside-Naive Chronic Hepatitis B e-Antigen (HBeAg)

Positive Patients, Resistance Monitoring Identified One Patient with

Genotypic Resistance to BARACLUDE -

BOSTON, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) today announced data from a four-year cohort (ETV-022/901, n=146), which showed that 91 percent (98/108) of patients treated with BARACLUDE(R) (entecavir) suppressed the amount of hepatitis B virus in the blood, or viral load, to undetectable levels(1) at week 192. Suppression of viral load to undetectable levels is a measure of antiviral treatment response; maintenance of viral load suppression is an important goal of chronic hepatitis B treatment. The results are being presented at the 58th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD).

Patients in this cohort were nucleoside naive e-antigen (HBeAg)-positive patients with chronic hepatitis B infection. HBeAg is a viral protein identified as a marker of active replication of the hepatitis B virus. Patients in this cohort were initially treated with BARACLUDE 0.5 mg in study ETV-022 and continued treatment with BARACLUDE 1 mg by enrolling in study ETV- 901 with a less than or equal to 35 day treatment gap.

Resistance monitoring in this cohort identified one patient with genotypic resistance to BARACLUDE at week 139 who had a virologic breakthrough at week 148.

"The data indicate that BARACLUDE maintained viral suppression through four years of treatment in this patient population," said Hugo Cheinquer, M.D., Universidade Federal Do Rio Grande Do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil. "That a majority of BARACLUDE patients had undetectable
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