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drugbeing researched for the treatment of various cancers.
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The study found that atrasentan reduced the presence of albuminuria, which is a protein in a patient's urine that is a main sign of diabetic kidney disease.
The study involved 89 patients receiving placebo or atrasentan in combination with renin-angiotensin system inhibitors, which are drugs that regulate blood pressure and water balance.
AP -- Abbott Laboratories said Monday its drug candidate atrasentan met key goals in a midstage study aimed at treating chronic kidney disease.