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FDA Fails to Approve Valeant’s Plaque Psoriasis Treatment

LAVAL, Quebec, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Ortho Dermatologics, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE/TSX: VRX), today announced that it has received a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the company’s New Drug Application (NDA) for DUOBRII™1 (halobetasol propionate and tazarotene) …

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Gilead and Galapagos Announce Positive Results with Filgotinib in Psoriatic Arthritis and Progression into Phase 3 Ulcerative Colitis Study

FOSTER CITY, Calif. & MECHELEN, Belgium–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) and Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) announced that the randomized, placebo-controlled Phase 2 EQUATOR study of filgotinib, an investigational, selective JAK1 inhibitor, in 131 adults with moderate to severe psoriatic arthritis, achieved its primary endpoint of improvement in …

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AbbVie Submits Risankizumab BLA to the FDA for Treatment of Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, announced that it has submitted a Biologics License Application (BLA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for risankizumab, an investigational interleukin-23 (IL-23) inhibitor, being evaluated for treatment of patients with moderate to severe …

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Pfizer’s Xeljanz and Xeljanz XR Receive FDA Approval for the Treatment of Active Psoriatic Arthritis

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved XELJANZ® 5 mg twice daily (BID) and XELJANZ® XR (tofacitinib) extended release 11 mg once daily (QD) for the treatment of adult patients with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) who have had an inadequate response …

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FDA Approves Pfizer’s Ixifi, a Biosimilar to Remicade

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) announced today that the United States (U.S.) Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved IXIFI™ (PF-06438179, infliximab-qbtx), a chimeric human-murine monoclonal antibody (mAb) against tumor necrosis factor, as a biosimilar to Remicade® (infliximab)* for all eligible indications of the reference product.1 The FDA has approved IXIFI as …

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Lilly’s Taltz Receives FDA Approval for the Treatment of Active Psoriatic Arthritis

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Taltz® (ixekizumab) injection 80 mg/mL for the treatment of adults with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA).1 Taltz was first approved by the FDA in March 2016 for the treatment of adult patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis who are candidates for …

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FDA Accepts Ortho Dermatologics’ NDA for IDP-118 for the Treatment of Plaque Psoriasis

LAVAL, Quebec, Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ortho Dermatologics, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the New Drug Application (NDA) for IDP-118 (halobetasol propionate and tazarotene) lotion, an investigational topical treatment for …

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AbbVie’s Risankizumab Beats Humira and Stelara in Late-Stage Psoriasis Studies

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a global research and development-based biopharmaceutical company, today announced positive top-line results from three pivotal Phase 3 clinical trials evaluating risankizumab, an investigational interleukin-23 (IL-23) inhibitor, compared to ustekinumab and adalimumab for the treatment of patients with moderate to severe chronic plaque …

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Janssen’s Simponi Aria Receives FDA Approval for Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

Horsham, Pa., October 20, 2017 ― Janssen Biotech, Inc., announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved SIMPONI ARIA® (golimumab), the only fully-human anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha therapy administered via a 30-minute infusion, for the treatment of adults with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) or active ankylosing spondylitis (AS). Today’s …

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Prothena Discontinues Development of PRX003 in Psoriasis Following Negative Trial Results

DUBLIN, Ireland, Sept. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prothena Corporation plc (Nasdaq:PRTA), a late-stage clinical biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel protein immunotherapies, today announced clinical results of a Phase 1b multiple ascending dose (MAD) study of PRX003 in patients with psoriasis. PRX003 is a …

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