Discussing the clinical landscape of NASH and the potential of Akero's Efruxifermin & Altimmunes Pemvidutide, a GLP-1/glucagon dual receptor agonist.Ticker(s): AKRO, ALT
Institution: California Pacific Medical Center
- Hepatologist with California Pacific Medical Center’s Liver Disease Management and Transplant Program & Director of Clinical Protocols and Liver Support Services.
- Treats 50 patients per month with NASH.
- Investigates the pathophysiology and treatment of portal hypertension, hepatic encephalopathy, and liver support devices for acute and acute-on-chronic liver failure.
- Leads clinical trials of treatments for hepatic encephalopathy, hepatitis B and C, liver failure, and the management of liver transplantation.
Please describe your background and practice settingAdded By: ben_admin
How many patients with NASH do you manage?Added By: ben_admin
How do you diagnose and measure NASH?Added By: ben_admin
What is your opinion of some of the ongoing GLP-1 trials: specifically Altimmune’s pemvidutide?Added By: ben_admin
How does pemvidutide's weight loss data compare to others in this space?Added By: ben_admin
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