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Savara Pharmaceuticals Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Trial of AeroVanc for MRSA Lung Infection in Cystic Fibrosis Patients
Date:4/18/2013

AUSTIN, Texas, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Savara Pharmaceuticals announced today that the first patient has started study drug treatment in a Phase 2 clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of AeroVanc for the treatment of persistent methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) lung infection in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. AeroVanc is the first inhaled antibiotic being developed to address the growing population of MRSA lung-infected CF patients.

Persistent MRSA lung infection in CF patients has been associated with increased use of intravenous (IV) antibiotics, increased hospitalizations, faster decline of lung function, as well as shortened life-expectancy. Persistent MRSA lung infection in CF patients is difficult to eradicate or manage using oral or IV antibiotics, and there is no standard of care to manage the infection in CF patients. IV vancomycin is the antibiotic of choice for acute exacerbations of MRSA lung infections in CF patients, but the burden related to IV administration, as well as poor penetration of vancomycin into the lu
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