Madrigal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: MGDL) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company pursuing novel therapeutics that target a specific thyroid hormone receptor pathway in the liver, which is a key regulatory mechanism common to a spectrum of cardio-metabolic and fatty liver diseases with high unmet medical need. The company’s lead candidate, MGL-3196, is a first-in-class, orally administered, small-molecule, liver-directed, thyroid hormone receptor (THR) β-selective agonist in clinical development for the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and familial dyslipidemias/hypercholesterolemias, among other related indications.
Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results, Reviews Key Corporate Achievements and Provides Update on Lead Clinical-stage Compound, MGL-3196
Pursuing novel therapeutics for
CARDIO-METABOLIC AND FATTY-LIVER DISEASES
Advancing MGL-3196 as
THR-β SELECTIVE AGONIST FOR NASH