Singapore firm offers hope for those with eczema


New drug may provide full relief from symptoms, with fewer side effects than current treatments

A new drug being developed by local biotech company Aslan Pharmaceuticals may be able to provide those with eczema complete relief from their symptoms.

The company announced the enrolment of the first patient in its clinical trials yesterday.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 23, 2019, with the headline 'S'pore firm offers hope for those with eczema'. Print Edition | Subscribe