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VOYAGE 1: Guselkumab yields encouraging outcomes in plaque psoriasis

September 19, 2017

At 100 weeks, more than 80% of patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis showed improvement after treatment with guselkumab, according to findings presented at the 26th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Congress.

The data were from the 2-year, open-label follow-up of the VOYAGE 1 trial. The cohort of patients treated with guselkumab (Tremfya, Janssen), an anti-interleukin-23 monoclonal antibody, included patients who had previously been treated with adalimumab (Humira, AbbVie).

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Pneumocystis prophylaxis may be unnecessary in autoimmune blistering diseases

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