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When do Phase 2 trials for Sanofi Pasteurs HSV 529 vaccine start? 

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justanothersufferer
On 6/13/2018 at 10:13 AM, Freefalling87 said:

That link is referencing phase 1. They have not yet released the results of phase 1 (that I am aware of). 

Correct!

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Voyager2

The first HSV529 phase 1 safety trial of 69 subjects ran from July 2013 to March 2017,

https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01915212

and evidently led to the vaccine being pronounced safe.

But then a second phase 1 safety trial (as referenced above in this thread) was launched in November 2015 with 10 subjects and is supposed to be completed in December 2018 - which is 6 months from now.

So they clearly want to be doubly sure this live vaccine is safe before moving on to phase 2. It's a shame it's taking so long but at least they haven't given up.

If the very promising Einstein and trivalent vaccines also find their way into clinical trials, we'll have a real horse race.

 

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Shandawgs
12 hours ago, Voyager2 said:

The first HSV529 phase 1 safety trial of 69 subjects ran from July 2013 to March 2017,

https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01915212

and evidently led to the vaccine being pronounced safe.

But then a second phase 1 safety trial (as referenced above in this thread) was launched in November 2015 with 10 subjects and is supposed to be completed in December 2018 - which is 6 months from now.

So they clearly want to be doubly sure this live vaccine is safe before moving on to phase 2. It's a shame it's taking so long but at least they haven't given up.

If the very promising Einstein and trivalent vaccines also find their way into clinical trials, we'll have a real horse race.

 

Starting to get abit of hope thank you for this post! Finger crossed

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Savannah069

So this is just preventing not even curing? I’m so done with the science world at this point 

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