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Aerovance Initiates Phase IIb Clinical Trial with Aerovant(TM) for the Treatment of Uncontrolled Asthma
Date:3/2/2009

to systemic administration in blocking the asthmatic activities of IL-4 and IL-13 and has the potential to provide a breakthrough treatment for a patient population with few options."

AeroTrial is a late-stage clinical study using a dry powder formulation and follows positive clinical data from two Phase IIa studies in which Aerovant demonstrated significant benefit in asthmatics who were experimentally challenged with inhaled allergen (The Lancet 2007, 370: 1422-31). The dry powder formulation that will be used in AeroTrial was well tolerated in a recently completed Phase I study in asthmatics. By using a medication based on a protein occurring naturally in the body, AeroTrial seeks a non-steroidal solution to getting control of asthma. For more information, visit www.aerotrial.com.

Aerovant is a recombinant human IL-4 variant that is a potent inhibitor of the alpha subunit of the IL-4 receptor (IL-4R alpha), a shared component of both the IL-4 and IL-13 receptor complexes. Aerovance acquired the worldwide rights to the drug candidate when the company was formed as a spin-out of Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation in 2004.

Aerovance Inc. is a Berkeley, California-based biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of first-in-class therapies for the treatment of respiratory and inflammatory diseases. For more information, visit www.aerovance.com.

Contact: Andreas Marathovouniotis or David Schull

Russo Partners

212-845-4235 or 212-845-4271

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