- Enrollment Completed
- Data Expected Mid-Year 2021
ATI-1777-AD-201 is a Phase 2a, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled, parallel-group clinical trial to determine the efficacy, safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of ATI-1777 in subjects with moderate to severe AD. Subjects will apply ATI-1777 or vehicle twice daily for 4 weeks. The primary endpoint is the percentage change from baseline in the Eczema Area and Severity Index (EASI) score at week 4.
“This is an important trial because it explores whether a topical JAK inhibitor can successfully treat moderate to severe AD rather than mild disease,” said Dr.
Aclaris expects data from this trial by mid-year 2021.
ATI-1777 is an investigational topical “soft” Janus kinase (JAK) 1/3 inhibitor. “Soft” JAK inhibitors are designed to provide JAK inhibition at the site of application and be rapidly metabolized in systemic circulation. Aclaris plans to develop ATI-1777 as an emollient-containing spray formulation. Aclaris is developing ATI-1777 as a potential treatment for moderate to severe atopic dermatitis.
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Source: Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc.