SAVOR-TIMI 53 is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to assess the cardiovascular efficacy and safety of saxaglipitin, a DPP-4 inhibitor, when added to standard of care in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.


Key Study Publications

Scirica BM, Bhatt DL, Braunwald E, Steg PG, Davidson J, Hirshberg B, Ohman P, Frederich R, Wiviott SD, Hoffman EB, Cavender MA, Udell JA, Desai NR, Mosenzon O, McGuire DK, Ray KK, Leiter LA, Raz I; SAVOR-TIMI 53 Steering Committee and Investigators. Saxagliptin and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:1317-1326. Abstract