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Urovant Sciences

Urovant Sciences is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel therapies for urologic conditions. Urovant’s lead therapeutic candidate is vibegron, a potent and selective ß3-adrenergic agonist being developed for the treatment of overactive bladder with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency, and urinary frequency. Urovant has licensed global rights, excluding Japan and certain Asian territories, for the development and commercialization of vibegron (formerly MK-4618) from Merck. Urovant intends to develop treatments for additional urologic diseases. *


Period Start 2017-08-11 existent
  Group Sumitomo (Group)
Products Industry urological drug
  Industry 2 vibegron (formerly MK-4618)
Person Person Katkin, Keith A. (Roivant Sciences 201709– CEO of Urovant Sciences before CEO of Avanir Pharmaceuticals)
  City n. a. 
    Address record changed: 2020-12-02
Basic data Employees n. a.
    * Document for �About Section�: Roivant Sciences GmbH. (9/18/17). "Press Release: Urovant Sciences Appoints Keith A. Katkin as Chief Executive Officer". Basel.
Record changed: 2019-11-03


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