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Ticagrelor Reduced Cardiovascular Deaths and Heart Attacks in ACS Patients Undergoing Heart Procedures: New Data from PLATO Trial
Date:9/24/2009

O Executive Committee as constituting the most appropriate and clinically meaningful assessment of bleeding complications associated with acute and chronic therapy. The PLATO bleeding definitions provide a framework to allow investigators to record all bleeding events reported by patients in the PLATO trial. The bleeding definitions were developed to characterize bleeding in both the acute and long-term setting.

Given the size of the PLATO database, AstraZeneca will continue to analyze and publish additional PLATO findings.

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About BRILINTA((TM))

Ticagrelor (BRILINTA(TM)) is an investigational oral antiplatelet treatment for ACS. BRILINTA (ticagrelor) is a reversibly binding oral adenosine diphosphate (ADP) receptor antagonist. It selectively inhibits P2Y(12), a key target receptor for ADP. ADP receptor blockade inhibits the action of platelets in the blood, reducing recurrent thrombotic events.

BRILINTA is the first in a new chemical class, the CPTPs (cyclo-pentyl-triazolo-pyrimidines) and is chemically distinct from the thienopyridines, such as clopidogrel and prasugrel.

AstraZeneca has proposed the name BRILINTA(TM) in the US. If approved by the FDA it will serve as the trade name for ticagrelor. BRILINTA is a trademark of the AstraZeneca group of companies.

*About Invasive Strategies for Acute Coronary Syndromes

Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is a procedure to open existing blocked arteries, also known as angioplasty. Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) is a procedure where surgeons bypass the affected artery in the heart.

About AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of meaningful prescription medicines and supplier for healthcare
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