Minoryx gains FDA approval to initiate a Phase 3 clinical trial in patients with cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy

News | 05. 31. 2023


Mataró, Barcelona, Spain, May 31, 2023 - Minoryx Therapeutics, a registration stage biotech company focused on the development of therapies for orphan central nervous system (CNS) disorders, today announces the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of its Phase 3 clinical trial (CALYX) of lead candidate leriglitazone, to treat adult male X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) patients with cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy (cALD).

The CALYX protocol has received both FDA and central IRB approval. Significant preparations for the trial commencement have been completed and patient recruitment is expected to start by the end of Q2 2023 with results anticipated by late 2025.