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Question: Your patient is a 58-year-old male, a former smoker with moderate-to-severe COPD. He has enrolled in a clinical trial investigating losmapimod, a potent and selective inhibitor of p38 MAPK, and its effects on COPD exercise tolerance. Which statement about losmapimod is CORRECT?