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Novo Q2 ’23 London Earnings; Akero Q2 ’23 Earnings Update

Two cardiometabolic-related news items have been observed: Novo Nordisk hosted its post-Q2 ’23 London earnings call (view webcast); and Akero reported its Q2 ’23 earnings (view press release). Below, FENIX provides highlights and insights from the respective news items.

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STEP HFpEF Topline Results; Novo ADA 2023 Investor Event

Novo Nordisk hosted an investor event during ADA 2023 (view slides) and also raised its FY 2023 financial guidance to 24-30%. During the call, Novo provided an overview of the QW insulin icodec Ph3 program and value proposition, insight into the Ph3 cagrisema T2DM program, high-dose oral semaglutide in T2DM and obesity, and topline STEP-HFpEF results. Of note, management briefly mentioned that SELECT CVOT data will be presented in the near future. Below, FENIX provides highlights and insights from the Novo ADA 2023 investor event.

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Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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Novo OASIS 1 Topline Results; Intercept Hosts Post-adcom Update; Lilly Initiates Oral Obesity GLP-1RA Program; May CHMP Agenda

A series of cardiometabolic-related news have been observed: Novo Nordisk announced topline results from its Ph3 oral GLP-1RA obesity trial (OASIS-1), demonstrating 15% weight loss at 68 weeks (view press release); Intercept hosted a company update to discuss the results of the OCA in NASH adcom (webcast); Lilly has initiated the orforglipron pivotal obesity program (view CT.gov record); and the CHMP agenda (view here) for this month’s meeting (May 22-25) has been released. Below FENIX provides highlights and insights into the respective news items.

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Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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Positive High-Dose Oral Semaglutide Topline Results

Novo Nordisk announced positive topline results from the PIONEER PLUS trial (view CT.gov record) evaluating high-dose oral semaglutide (25mg and 50mg). Interestingly, Novo stated it anticipates filing the 25mg and 50mg oral semaglutide doses for regulatory approval in the US and EU in 2023 although the “global roll-out of the 25mg and 50mg doses is contingent on portfolio prioritizations and manufacturing capacity.” Below, FENIX provides an overview of the high-dose Rybelsus data as well as insight into Novo’s decision for launching the additional doses.

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Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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Novo Nordisk Q4 ’22 Earnings Update

Novo Nordisk hosted its Q4 ’22 earnings call (press release; slides) and provided updates across its business, including Wegovy/Ozempic supply, GLP-1RA market dynamics, new QW insulin icodec data, and more. Below, FENIX provides highlights and insights from the call.

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Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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Novo Withdraws PIONEER START Trial; Onduo Partners with Sword Health; Nemaura and Movano Q2 ’22 Earnings Updates

A series of cardiometabolic updates have been observed: Novo’s PIONEER START trial (H2H oral sema vs. empa) has been withdrawn (CT.gov record); Onduo announced a partnership with Sword Health to integrate Sword Health’s musculoskeletal digital solution (press release); and Nemaura (press release) and Movano (press release; webcast) released their Q2 ’22 earnings. Below, FENIX provides highlights and insights from the respective news items.

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Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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New Oral Sema Primary Prevention CVOT (ASCEND PLUS)

Novo Nordisk and Oxford have initiated a new Ph4 T2DM CVOT, called ASCEND PLUS, evaluating 14mg QD oral semaglutide in 20,000 primary prevention patients (view CT.gov record). Of note, the trial was initially discussed back in June 2021, but it was just posted to CT.gov (view article). Interestingly, the study is said to be conducted virtually with no physical sites and all interactions being conducted using “innovative patient-centred web-based technology, supplemented by telephone, video call contact and mailed letters.” Below, FENIX provides an overview of the study and will conduct an in-depth analysis in the coming days.

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Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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Lilly Connected Pen Update; Novo Q1 ’21 Post-earnings Event; Provention Bio, BD, ICPT, and REGN Earnings Updates

A series of cardiometabolic-related news items have been observed: Lilly provided an update on its connected pen development, including the disclosure of the Tempo Smart Button (view press release); Novo Nordisk hosted its post-Q1 ’20 earnings event (see previous FENIX insight on Q1 ’21 Novo earnings from May 5); Provention Bio (press release), Becton Dickinson (press release), Intercept (press release; slides) and Regeneron (press release) hosted their respective CY Q1 ’21 earnings calls. Below, FENIX provides highlights and insights from the respective news items, including thoughts on BD’s decision to spin off its diabetes business.

About The Author

Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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Novo/Gilead NASH PoC Data @ AASLD; Novo Q3 ’20 London Earnings Event

Novo Nordisk hosted its post-Q3 ’20 earnings event in London (see previous FENIX insight on Q3 ’20 Novo earnings from October 30). Below, FENIX provides highlights and insights from the Novo earnings call beyond what was discussed on October 30, including insight into the impending semaglutide NASH Ph3 program initiation and thoughts on the high-dose oral semaglutide approval timeline.

About The Author

Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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Novo Launches the First Rybelsus Video DTC campaign; New Omnipod DTC from Insulet

Two new DTC commercials have recently been observed: Novo Nordisk launched a Rybelsus video DTC called “Wake Up” and Insulet initiated an Omnipod video DTC called “Simplify Life with Omnipod.” Of note, this is the first Rybelsus video DTC to be observed since the Rybelsus US approval in September 2019. Below, FENIX provides analyses for both of the DTC commercials, including insight into the ongoing Rybelsus launch.

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Matthew Maryniak

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President of Fenix Group International

Matthew has been a thought leader in the high-growth therapeutic areas of diabetes and cardiovascular medicine since 2006, making regular attendance at large and small CV/met scientific meetings and an architect of novel methods for assessing market opportunities. He has over a decade of experience in leading CV/met consulting engagements, is a published author in PM360 and Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, and has been quoted in The Pink Sheet on anti-thrombotics.

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