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Sarepta says early filing for DMD gene therapy is back on

August 1, 2022

The US biotech – which already has three antisense drugs for DMD on the market – had said earlier it was planning to delay the application into 2023, so the new announcement marks an acceleration of its plans.

Sarepta reported updated clinical trial results with the one-shot therapy in July which bolstered the data for SRP-9001 (delandistrogene moxeparvovec) for efficacy and durability, but also raised a concern about its safety after a serious case of myocarditis was seen in one of 38 patients enrolled in its ENDEAVOR study.

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