Tag: Akero Therapeutics (AKRO)

Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues

The Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues The Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues will constitute a chain of 7 issues. Today’s issue will include the following: Pinpointing and selecting the biotech firms that demonstrate readiness to treat untreatable, devastating diseases. Presenting an important antibody cocktail for the treatment of COVID-19. Stating our position regarding the Alzheimer’s disease firm Cassava Sciences. Pinpointing Prohost’s . . . This content is …

Akero Therapeutics Inc Q2 Business Updates and Financial Results

Akero Therapeutics Inc Akero Therapeutics Inc (AKRO) is a clinical-stage cardio-metabolic company developing transformational treatments for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), a disease without any approved therapies. Akero’s investigational drug product candidate, efruxifermin (EFX), is a differentiated Fc-FGF21 fusion protein engineered to mimic the balanced biological activity profile of native FGF21, an endogenous hormone that alleviates . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here …

Important News and Results from Two Companies in the Prohost Portfolio

Important News and Results from Akero Therapeutics Akero Therapeutics (AKRO) announced that full results of the main portion of its Phase 2a BALANCED trial in biopsy-confirmed NASH patients with F1-F3 fibrosis have been published in Nature Medicine. The study shows investigational NASH Drug Efruxifermin (EFX) reduced liver fat to normal levels and reversed fibrosis after 16 weeks . . . This content is for paid subscribers. …

Prohost Letter #444

Prohost Letter #444 The End of the Year Issue was delayed because our 2020 Prohost Portfolio stocks’ targets for the year failed to materialize; nobody not even the authorities were capable of predicting the pandemic, which continues to plague the world. As 2021 approached, we were unable to the End of the Year issue on time as we lacked the information required for the fair …

Akero Therapeutics’ Product Efruxifermin Demonstrates Strong Positive Results in NASH Patients

Akero Therapeutics Efruxifermin Positive Results in NASH Akero Therapeutics (AKRO) results of a 16-week analysis of secondary and exploratory endpoints in Phase 2a BALANCED study of its product efruxifermin (EFX), formerly known as AKR-001, in patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) are beating everybody’s expectations, including Akero Therapeutics.    Of the 40 responders, the firm observed that 48% achieved at least a one-stage improvement in fibrosis without …