Cytokinetics’ heart failure drug omecamtiv mecarbil advancing into late phase trials

Cytokinetics’ (CYTK) investigational product omecamtiv mecarbil, the firm’s potential treatment for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, is advancing in a late phase clinical trial. Cytokinetics is conducting METEORIC-HF clinical trial, in collaboration with Amgen (AMGN), with funding and strategic support from Servier.
The trial aims at evaluating the effect of omecamtiv mecarbil compared to placebo on exercise capacity as determined by cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) in patients with the heart condition mentioned above. The METEORIC-HF, the second Phase 3 clinical trial of omecamtiv mecarbil, is now open to enrollment. 

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