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Secukinumab demonstrates sustained response, consistent safety profile in AS

Secukinumab demonstrates sustained response, consistent safety profile in AS
November 17, 2017

SAN DIEGO — Secukinumab provided sustained improvements in signs and symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis among patients who completed three years of treatment, according to data presented at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting.

In addition to sustained improvements in physical function at 3 years, secukinumab also demonstrated a safety profile consistent with previous data for this population.

In the Journals

SLE linked with increased atherosclerotic risk in early disease stages

November 17, 2017
According to findings, systemic lupus erythematosus appears to increase atherosclerotic risk in its early phase, while traditional risk factors have a greater impact on…
Meeting News

Monoclonal antibody shown to be safe, effective in managing PsA

November 16, 2017
SAN DIEGO – Treatment with ABBV-066, a monoclonal antibody that inhibits interleukin-23, provided substantial improvements in joint and skin scores among patients…
FDA News

FDA to examine heart-related deaths associated with febuxostat

November 16, 2017
The FDA announced that preliminary data from a safety trial demonstrate that, compared with allopurinol, febuxostat is linked to an increased risk for heart-related…
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The Role of the Inflammatory Cascade in the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis: New and Emerging Therapies

This activity is supported by educational grants from Celgene Corporation and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.

The workings of the inflammatory cascade are not fully defined, but recent findings have demonstrated roles for novel…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 26: Which Patients With Fatty Liver Disease On Ultrasound Require A Liver Biopsy?

From Curbside Consultation of the Liver: 49 Clinical Questions
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Lyons details the Heroes of Caring initiative

August 9, 2016
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