MS1819 Lipase

  • Yeast derived recombinant lipase enzyme
  • Oral non-systemic capsule for treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency in patients with cystic fibrosis or chronic pancreatitis
  • Superior in vitro characteristics (i.e. high potency, activity in long chain fats, stability in protease and bile salt environments) to pig lipase
  • Supply chain immune to pandemic infection to pig herds
  • Eliminates pork viral contamination risk
  • Vegetarian/Kosher/Halal capsules suitable for all patients including those allergic to pig proteins
  • Available clinical safety and efficacy profile shows promise