Navigation Links
Circassia's Short-Course House Dust Mite Allergy Treatment Achieves Significant Long-Term Symptom Reduction
Date:9/12/2013

OXFORD, England, September 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Circassia Ltd, a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on allergy, today announced successful results from a phase II clinical study of its house dust mite allergy treatment (House Dust Mite-Synthetic Peptide Immuno-Regulatory Epitope [HDM-SPIRE] based on Circassia's ToleroMune® technology).  Patients who received four doses of the treatment over 12 weeks had significantly improved allergy symptoms one year after the start of the trial compared with placebo, meeting the study's long-term primary endpoint.  The HDM-SPIRE treatment was extremely well tolerated.  

"These results in house dust mite allergy are particularly exciting as they reflect the significant long-term improvements we achieved with a similar short course of our Cat-SPIRE allergy treatment," said Steve Harris, Circassia's Chief Executive.  "In the US, Europe and many other countries house dust mites are responsible for more allergies than any other allergen, causing year-round suffering for millions of people.  Reducing patients' symptoms over the long-term is an important goal, and these results demonstrate the potential of our ToleroMune® technology to revolutionise allergy therapy by achieving this with a simple short course of treatment."

The double-blind, randomized trial was conducted in Toronto, Canada, where 172 volunteers with confirmed house dust mite allergy received one of four treatment regimens or placebo.  Investigators measured patients' allergy symptoms when exposed to house dust mite allergens, at baseline and during the 12-month study.  Those who received a short course of four doses over 12 weeks had a significant improvement in their symptoms one year after starting the treatment compared with those on placebo (p=0.02).  All treatment regimens w
'/>"/>

SOURCE Circassia
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Sundberg Kicks Off National Expansion With Openings of New Headquarters, Logistically Centric Mega Warehouses
2. White House S&T advisor the Honorable Dr. John Holdren tours Naval Research Laboratory
3. West Wireless Health Institute Applauds House Passage of Bill to Streamline FDA Medical Device Approval Process, Expedite Mobile Medical App Guidance
4. Labcon Attends White House Business Council Forum on American Manufacturing Competitiveness
5. Home sweet lab: Computerized house to generate as much energy as it uses
6. Lighthouse Worldwide Solutions Ramps Production of NanoCount 30+ Liquid Particle Counters for High Purity Water Applications
7. House to Vote on Post-Sandy Mold Relief Fund Next Week; Dr Mold Network Comments Amount is Truly Needed by Hurricane Victims
8. Brain State Technologies to Host Open House and Demonstrate Their Revolutionary Technology
9. How to Check for Bed Bugs in Houses, Hotels and Offices - CheckForBedBugs.com Releases It's Official Easy-to-Follow Guide
10. The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Congratulates Dr. Paul L. Kornblith, M.D., on Being Named the 2013 recipient of the Schoemaker Award
11. How to Do Spring Cleaning the Healthy Way: DistinctBright Explores the Overlooked Dangers of Household Cleaning Products and offers Natural Cleaning Solutions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/2/2015)... ST. LOUIS , June 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... leading Life Science and Technology company, announced today ... XCell Science to launch genetically engineered human ... to advance the research of neurological diseases. These ... portfolio, provide unique and versatile tools for the ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... 02, 2015 Through rare discovery of ... Yancy Corporation is enabling World Scientists to actually ... biological sample, displaying the full nature (position, shape, size, ... , Jeff Porter, Co-Founder of the Yancy Corporation, says, ... – rare. They come once in a lifetime, if ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... YORK , June 1, 2015  Turing ... researcher  Eliseo Oreste Salinas , MD, MSc,  has ... development. Dr. Salinas, who holds a ... pharmacology, brings a record of significant accomplishments in ... psychiatry.  Dr. Salinas has played a ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... YORK , June 1, 2015 ... by the fermentation of sugar or cellulose. Bio-alcohols are ... can be used as a replacement for gasoline in ... grow at a CAGR of 9 percent over the ... The global bio-alcohols market can be segmented into five: ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Sigma-Aldrich to Launch XCell Science Genetically Engineered iPSC-Derived Neural Disease Cells 2Sigma-Aldrich to Launch XCell Science Genetically Engineered iPSC-Derived Neural Disease Cells 3Scientists Eying Rare Discovery Of New Physics & Light Microscope Technology 2Turing Pharmaceuticals Names Eliseo Salinas, MD and MSc, President of Research and Development 2Turing Pharmaceuticals Names Eliseo Salinas, MD and MSc, President of Research and Development 3Global Bio-alcohols Market 2015-2019 2
... ... ... var shortURL = ... need to grab the first one. for (var r in data.results) { first_result = data.results[r]; break; } for (var ...
... 2010 Kendle (Nasdaq: KNDL ), a ... business awards for the third quarter of 2010 of ... quarter moderated significantly to $10.4 million or 1.3 percent ... in a net book-to-bill of 1.5. New business authorizations ...
... DST Health Solutions, LLC, today launched new versions ... Advance, PowerMHC, PowerMHS and PowerSTEPP. The platforms now support ... & Medicaid Services (CMS). This change—from Version 4010/4010A to ... effective Jan. 1, 2012, as designated by CMS. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 2Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 3Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 4Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 5Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 6Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 7Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 8Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 9Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 10Oncothyreon Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results 11Kendle Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results 2Kendle Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results 3Kendle Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results 4Kendle Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results 5Kendle Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results 6HIPAA 5010 Ready: DST Health Solutions Launches Upgrades of Amisys Advance, PowerMHS, PowerMHC and PowerSTEPP 2HIPAA 5010 Ready: DST Health Solutions Launches Upgrades of Amisys Advance, PowerMHS, PowerMHC and PowerSTEPP 3
(Date:4/17/2015)... 17, 2015 Increasing ... technological advancement to drive biometric systems market in ...   According to a recently released ... &  Opportunities, 2020 ", biometric systems market in ... growth at CAGR of over 22% through 2020. ...
(Date:4/14/2015)... , April 14, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce ... nominated for the 2015 New York Design Awards under ... Design100, New York City Design Awards are part of ... on over 2,500 ratings from the marketplace, industry and ...
(Date:4/13/2015)... 2015  higi, a leading cloud-based consumer engagement platform ... engage with their communities around health and wellness, announced ... secure API.  ... affordable, and convenient vehicle to receive validated health information ... The API will allow higi,s trusted partners, on ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 2Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 3NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Nominated for 2015 New York Design Awards in 'Product Design- Technology' 2NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Nominated for 2015 New York Design Awards in 'Product Design- Technology' 3higi Launches Seamless Access to HIPAA-Compliant Health Outcomes and Activity Data 2higi Launches Seamless Access to HIPAA-Compliant Health Outcomes and Activity Data 3
... Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ONVO) ("Organovo"), a three-dimensional biology company ... to present at the 24th Annual Oppenheimer Healthcare Conference, which ... December 10-11, 2013. Organovo,s Chairman and Chief ... Wednesday, December 11, at 2:45pm ET. The objective ...
... soak up a dangerous pore-forming toxin produced by MRSA ... safe and effective vaccine against this toxin. This "nanosponge ... the adverse effects of the alpha-haemolysin toxin from MRSAboth ... the University of California, San Diego described the safety ...
... proteins just beneath its surface until it is trapped as ... hits of energy eventually power the growth and movement of ... life. The three clumps of protein a light-harvesting ... look like random scrawls in illustrations but this is misleading. ...
Cached Biology News:Organovo to Present at the 24th Annual Oppenheimer Healthcare Conference 2'Nanosponge vaccine' fights MRSA toxins 2'Nanosponge vaccine' fights MRSA toxins 3'Nanosponge vaccine' fights MRSA toxins 4Scientists stitch up photosynthetic megacomplex 2Scientists stitch up photosynthetic megacomplex 3
... Nonreversible lids with condensation ... Individual alphanumerical codes for ... for ease in stacking,• ... attachment,• Sterilized by gamma ...
... Cyclin D2 is a G1 cyclin required ... candidate for a proto-oncogene. cyclin D2 ... and/or cdk6. Species Reactivity: Human, Mouse, ... DCS-3.1 MAb is particularly well suited for ...
... The 2/3D Waver Shaker combines shaking and rocking ... a 330 x 330 mm stainless steel or ... incubator and cold room operation. The platform angle ... for a vigorous with action and rotation speed ...
... The PROTEAN II xi 2-D system runs both ... first-dimension IEF tube gels can be separated in a ... onto the cooling core in much the same manner ... are running, the second-dimension slab gels may be cast ...
Biology Products: