Liverpool University Press Release
Clinical trial for new innovative Osteoarthritis drug
The University of Liverpool, in partnership with AKL Research and Development Ltd, is to lead on a clinical trial to test a potential new drug treatment for osteoarthritis.
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common type of arthritis in the UK, affecting more than eight million people*, and is the leading cause of joint pain and stiffness in older people.
As part of their research and development programme, AKL identifies promising phytochemicals, found in natural products, which are capable of being synthesized.
Trials have identif...