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Novartis’ Cosentyx Sets New Benchmark in Psoriasis with Robust 5-Year Sustained Phase 3 Efficacy and Safety Data

Basel, September 13, 2017 – Novartis announced today, first of its kind Phase III data showing Cosentyx® (secukinumab) delivered high and long-lasting skin clearance in patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis at 5 years[1]. These data were presented for the first time at the 26th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Geneva, …

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Janssen’s Tremfya Receives FDA Approval for Treatment of Plaque Psoriasis

HORSHAM, Pa., July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Janssen Biotech, Inc. (Janssen) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved TREMFYA™ (guselkumab) for the treatment of adults living with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis who are candidates for systemic therapy or phototherapy. TREMFYA™ is the first and …

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FDA Approves Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Orencia for Treatment of Active Psoriatic Arthritis

PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ORENCIA for the treatment of adults with active Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)1, a chronic2, inflammatory disease that can affect both the skin and musculoskeletal system.3 ORENCIA is approved and available in both intravenous and subcutaneous (SC) …

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Lilly’s Taltz Significantly Improves Disease Signs and Symptoms in Psoriatic Arthritis Patients with Inadequate Response or Intolerance to TNF Inhibitors

altz INDIANAPOLIS, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that patients with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) who had inadequate response to one or two TNF inhibitors or were intolerant of TNF inhibitors treated with Taltz® (ixekizumab) achieved significant improvement in signs and symptoms of …

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Largest Psoriasis Meta-Analysis to Date Yields New Genetic Clues

It’s one of the most common immune-mediated diseases in the U.S., causing red, patchy and scaly marks on the skin. Yet the 1 to 2 percent of the population who have psoriasis are still left to wonder why. A new study builds on the genetic architecture of psoriasis, the next …

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FDA Accepts for Review Pfizer’s sNDA for Xeljanz for Treatment of Patients with Active Psoriatic Arthritis

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pfizer Inc. announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for XELJANZ® (tofacitinib citrate) 5 mg twice daily (BID) for the treatment of adult patients with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA). A separate sNDA was also …

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Samsung Bioepis’ Biosimilar Version of Remicade Receives FDA Approval

INCHEON, Korea – April 24, 2017 – Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved RENFLEXIS™ (infliximab-abda), a biosimilar referencing Remicade®i (infliximab), across all eligible indications. In the US, RENFLEXIS™ is indicated for reducing signs and symptoms in patients with adult and …

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Valeant Prices Injectable Psoriasis Drug Siliq at $3,500 Per Month

LAVAL, Quebec, April 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) today announced that following the evaluation and approval of its Patient Access and Pricing Committee (PAPC), the company has decided to list SILIQ™ (brodalumab) injection, at $3,500 per month, which is the lowest injectable …

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Kadmon’s Psoriasis Drug Improved Clinical Scores in Patients in Phase 2 Study

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kadmon Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:KDMN) (“Kadmon” or the “Company”) today announced the publication of clinical data from its completed Phase 2 open-label clinical trial of KD025, its oral Rho-associated coiled-coil kinase 2 (“ROCK2”) inhibitor, in patients with moderate to severe psoriasis. In the study, KD025 treatment improved clinical scores …

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New Data Demonstrate Sandoz Proposed Biosimilar Adalimumab has Equivalent Efficacy to Reference Medicine

Holzkirchen, 6 March 2017 – Sandoz, a Novartis division, and the pioneer and global leader in biosimilars, today presented data for its proposed biosimilar adalimumab (GP2017). The Phase 3 confirmatory efficacy, safety and immunogenicity study met its primary endpoint demonstrating GP2017 has equivalent efficacy to the reference medicine, Humira®1. Results …

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