The Bristol-Myers Squibb Company to announce that Zeposia (ozanimod) has been given marketing authorization by the European Commission for the treatment of individuals with moderately to highly active ulcerative colitis. Zeposia is orally administered and recommended to be taken once a day. It is the only oral S1P receptor modulator and first innovative method to cure this chronic immune-mediated disease with high efficiency.
Bausch Health Companies Inc.- Salix (a subsidiary of Bausch Health Companies Inc.) and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma have an exclusive license agreement for the development and marketing of a late-stage investigational S1P modulator for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease.
Author Credits: Radhika Gupta, Shivam Bhutani