Can Peg Pal (BMN 165) help Adults With PKU ?

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Principal Investigator: John Phillips III, M.D.


"Peg Pal" (BMN 165) is a drug that has been shown to help in reducing blood Phe concentrations in patients with PKU.

We want to know more about:

  • its safety,
  • how much is the right amount to to give people, and
  • whether adults with PKU can learn to safely take this medication themselves.

For more information about this study, visit the website.

Participant Criteria

Adults over 16 to 70 with PKU


$50 per week and reimbursement for travel

Visit Requirements

varies between 8 and 16 visits


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Contact Information

Natalie Owen

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