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Dec 17, 2004

What do you know about R278474?

Has it been presented at any conferences? Why has the media made such a big deal about it?

Response from Dr. Henry

R278474 (also known as DAPYs) is a new compound developed at Rutgers University which inhibitors HIV reverse transciptase. Pre-clinical studies have been positive and I believe the first human studies are being planned. I have not seen in human/clinical data so I cannot comment further. KH

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