A family medicine physician cares for a family in which both the grandfather and young grandson have hemophilia A. Recently, the grandfather came for a check-up on his arthritis and asked the physician, “Is there anything new for hemophilia that can help my grandson avoid what I’ve been through over the years? 461 more words
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Hemlibra was approved by the FDA as the first new drug to treat hemophilia A in the body in the past 20 years.
Sandra Horning, Roche’s chief medical officer and head of global product development, said: ” the approval of Hemlibra is of great significance for hemophilia A patients who have factor VIII inhibitors in the body. 54 more words
FDA approves new treatment Hemlibra (emicizumab-kxwh) to prevent bleeding in certain patients with hemophilia A
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Hemlibra (emicizumab-kxwh) to prevent or reduce the frequency of bleeding episodes in adult and pediatric patients with hemophilia A who have developed antibodies called Factor VIII (FVIII) inhibitors. 644 more words
BioMarin announced the results from their ongoing Phase 1/2 gene therapy studies evaluating BMN 270 for patients with hemophilia A. Based on encouraging data, Phase 3 studies are being planned to start later this year. 433 more words