Viriom Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Iain Dukes, M.A., D.Phil., as its new CEO. Dr. Dukes brings to Viriom over 20 years of extensive experience in drug discovery, pharmaceutical research and business development, as well as in leadership and consulting for numerous biotech and venture capital organizations.
Viriom China has been named the only foreign finalist of the 2018 Zhongguancun International Frontier Science and Technology Innovation Competition. The Zhongguancun government offered Viriom China advantageous terms for research and manufacturing activities. It also supports Viriom’s regulatory and financing activities in China.
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Viriom, Inc. (San Diego, CA) announced today that it plans to report results from its Phase 1b clinical trial of once weekly dosing of oral elsulfavirine (Elida®, VM1500), a potent long acting nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) in HIV-uninfected volunteers in March 2019. This trial is designed to evaluate the safety and pharmacokinetics of elsulfavirine dosed once weekly for up to 8 weeks in up to 36 HIV-uninfected volunteers at a single clinical site in Moscow, Russia.