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ea0063p619 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 2 | ECE2019

Trial-in-progress: ZEPHYR, a pivotal phase 2b/3 randomized, placebo-controlled study of livoletide, a novel unacylated ghrelin analog, for the treatment of hyperphagia and food-related behaviors in patients with Prader-Willi syndrome

Allas Soraya , Mohideen Pharis , Delale Thomas , Lin Vivian , Yeh Michael , Tremel Nadege , Tauber Maithe

Background: Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a rare disease characterized by hyperphagia and abnormal food-related behaviors that contribute to severe morbidity and early mortality and to a significant burden on patients and caregivers. There is no approved treatment for hyperphagia in PWS. Patients with PWS have increased circulating levels of the orexigenic hormone acylated ghrelin (AG) with a relative deficit of unacylated ghrelin (UAG). Livoletide (AZP-531) is a first-in-cla...