AXIS 2: AX200 for the Treatment of Ischemic Stroke "AXIS-2"


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria


Inclusion Criteria

- diagnosis of acute ischemic stroke with an onset within 9 hours prior to start of study agent administration
- ischemic stroke in the MCA territory confirmed by MRI (diffusion)
- age ≥18 years and ≤85 years
- lesion size on DWI ≥15 ccm
- written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- prior to current stroke: inability to walk or to lead an independent life
- life expectancy less or equal 6 months
- stupor or coma
- lacunar infarct
- any evidence of ICH
- malignant hypertension
- presence of history of active malignancies
- platelet count <100/nl at randomization
- leukocyte count >20/nl at randomization
- congenital neutropenia
- pregnant or lactating women