Verona Pharma Announces Ensifentrine Meets Primary Endpoint in Phase 3 ENHANCE-2 Trial for COPD
Statistically significant improvements in key measures of lung function
42% reduction in rate of exacerbations over 24 weeks
Well tolerated with safety results similar to placebo
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LONDON and RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verona Pharma plc (Nasdaq: VRNA) (“Verona Pharma” or the “Company”), today announces its top-line Phase 3 ENHANCE-2 (“Ensifentrine as a Novel inHAled Nebulized COPD thErapy”) trial results evaluating nebulized ensifentrine for the maintenance treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (“COPD”). The ENHANCE-2 trial has successfully met its primary endpoint, as well as secondary endpoints demonstrating improvements in lung function, and significantly reduced the rate and risk of COPD exacerbations.