Medivir’s Annual Report for 2017 is published

Stockholm, Sweden - Medivir AB (Nasdaq Stockholm: MVIR) today announces that the Annual Report for 2017 now is available at the company’s website:

In 2017, Medivir could present groundbreaking results from the company's first phase IIa study with MIV-711 for the treatment of osteoarthritis. In oncology, Medivir's focus area, strong phase II data were presented for remetinostat against Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma. Furthermore, during the year a phase I/II study with birinapant was initiated in combination with Merck's Keytruda® for the treatment of advanced solid tumors. The preclinical projects developed well during the year. This and much more can be found in Medivir's Annual Report for 2017, published today at

For further information, please contact:
Erik Björk, CFO Medivir AB, phone: +46 (0)72 228 2831


About Medivir
Medivir is a research-based pharmaceutical company with a focus on oncology. We have a leading competence within protease inhibitor design and nucleotide/nucleoside science and we are dedicated to develop innovative pharmaceuticals that meet great unmet medical needs. Medivir is listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm Mid Cap List (ticker: MVIR).


About Us

Medivir develops innovative drugs with a focus on cancer where the unmet medical needs are high. The company is investing in indication areas where available therapies are limited or missing and there are great opportunities to offer significant improvements to patients. Collaborations and partnerships are important parts of Medivir's business model and the drug development as well as the commercialization is conducted either by Medivir or in partnership. Medivir's share (ticker: MVIR) is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm's Small Cap list.