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May 19th, 2006

CytImmune to wait for drug’s approval

Perhaps Tamarkin is also patient because, if Aurimune is approved, its market size "would be extraordinarily significant, billions of dollars," he said. In the United States alone, there are close to 1 million new patients a year, he said.

Aurimune is a nanotech product and the FDA is adjusting its drug approval process for such products. Aurimune uses CytImmune’s patented method of attaching drugs to a molecule of colloidal gold to carry the drugs safely — in animals, so far — through the bloodstream.


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