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VIDEO: Significant improvements for skin disease activity seen in patients with dermatomyositis treated with anabasum

November 15, 2017

SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Victoria P. Werth, MD, spoke about a study that evaluated the safety and efficacy of anabasum (JBT-101, Corbus Pharmaceuticals) in patients with dermatomyositis. She said patients treated with anabasum saw significant improvements for measures of skin disease activity.

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Clinical remission uncommon for cutaneous disease in dermatomyositis

November 8, 2017
Patients with clinically managed cutaneous dermatomyositis did not often enter remission even after aggressive treatment, according to recent findings. The researchers…
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Length of stay, cost of care greater for non-white patients with dermatomyositis

September 21, 2017
Nonwhite patients appear to have higher rates of admission, increased length of stay and higher cost of care associated with a diagnosis of dermatomyositis, according to…
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Patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathy showed increased risk for mortality

August 18, 2017
Patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathy had an increased risk for mortality, according to a recently published study that used data from Sweden. “In this…
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VIDEO: Significant improvements for skin disease activity seen in patients with dermatomyositis treated with anabasum

November 15, 2017
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