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Lilly’s Taltz Demonstrates Superiority Over Tremfya in Head-to-Head Trial in Patients with Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Eli Lilly and Company(NYSE: LLY) announced today Taltz® (ixekizumab) met the primary and all major secondary endpoints up to week 12 in the Phase 4 IXORA-R study, which evaluated the efficacy and safety of Taltz versus TREMFYA®(guselkumab) in people living with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis (PsO). The …

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Leo Pharma Acquires Expanded Global Rights to Develop and Market Brodalumab for Moderate-to-Severe Psoriasis

BALLERUP, Denmark–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LEO Pharma A/S, a global leader in medical dermatology, today announced it has acquired the exclusive rights to develop and market brodalumab (marketed as Kyntheum® in the European Union) for the treatment of moderate-to-severe psoriasis outside of Europe through a new sub-licencing agreement with Bausch Health Ireland Limited. The …

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FDA Expands Approval of Leo Pharma’s Enstilar Foam and Taclonex Topical Suspension in Treatment of Plaque Psoriasis

MADISON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LEO Pharma Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of LEO Pharma A/S, announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the approved indication for Enstilar® (calcipotriene and betamethasone dipropionate) Foam, 0.005%/0.064%, for the topical treatment of plaque psoriasis to include patients age 12 and older. The FDA …

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FDA Approves Samsung Bioepis’ Hadlima, a Biosimilar Referencing Humira

INCHEON, Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved HADLIMA™ (adalimumab-bwwd), a biosimilar referencing HUMIRA® i (adalimumab), for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, adult Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis and plaque psoriasis. Please see below the …

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Janssen Reports Top-Line Phase 3 Results for Tremfya in Adults with Active Psoriatic Arthritis

HORSHAM, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced top-line results from the Phase 3 DISCOVER 1 and 2 studies, which evaluated the efficacy and safety of guselkumab compared to placebo in adult patients with active moderate to severe psoriatic arthritis (PsA). Both studies met their primary …

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First-of-its-Kind Data Shows Efficacy and Safety of Novartis’ Cosentyx in All Key Manifestations of Psoriatic Arthritis

Basel, June 12, 2019 – Novartis, a leader in rheumatology and immuno-dermatology, today announced new data from the MAXIMISE trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of Cosentyx (secukinumab) in the management of axial manifestations of psoriatic arthritis (PsA). The ongoing 52-week Phase IIIb trial met both its primary and key secondary …

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FDA Approves Sorilux Foam for Treatment of Plaque Psoriasis in Patients 12 Years and Older

ADELAIDE, Australia, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Mayne Pharma Group Limited (ASX: MYX) is pleased to announce that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved SORILUX® (calcipotriene) Foam, 0.005% in adolescents. SORILUX is now approved for treating plaque psoriasis of the scalp and body in patients aged 12 …

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FDA Approves Samsung Bioepis’ Eticovo, a Biosimilar to Enbrel

INCHEON, Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ETICOVO™ (etanercept-ykro), a biosimilar referencing ENBREL® (etanercept), across all eligible indications for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, plaque psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis. ETICOVO™ is Samsung Bioepis’ second …

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New Data Show that Leo Pharma’s Kyntheum Sustains PASI 100 Scores Longer than Ustekinumab for Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis

BALLERUP, Denmark–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LEO Pharma A/S, a global leader in medical dermatology, today announced that new data presented this week at the 6th Congress of the Skin Inflammation and Psoriasis International Network (SPIN) in Paris demonstrate that more patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis who received treatment with brodalumab maintained a PASI (Psoriasis …

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FDA Approves AbbVie’s Skyrizi for Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved SKYRIZI™ (risankizumab-rzaa), an interleukin-23 (IL-23) inhibitor, for the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis in adults who are candidates for systemic therapy or phototherapy.3 In …

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