Protease inhibitor

January 1996
Drug Topics;1/22/96, Vol. 140 Issue 2, p27
Trade Publication
Cites Abbott Laboratories' development of the protease inhibitor, ritonavir, to treat HIV infection. Packaging; Availability of Roche's protease inhibitor, saquinavir (Invirase) in December 1995.


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