Navigation Links
UCB's Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol), Shows Rapid and Sustained Clinical Response in Adult Patients Living with Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis
Date:10/17/2009

linical response in adult patients with moderate to severe active disease who have had an inadequate response to conventional therapy and for the treatment of adults with moderate to severely active rheumatoid arthritis. Cimzia® was approved in Switzerland for induction of a clinical response and for the maintenance of a clinical response and remission in patients with active Crohn's disease who have not responded adequately to conventional treatment in September 2007. UCB is also developing Cimzia® in other autoimmune disease indications. Cimzia® is a registered trademark of UCB PHARMA S.A.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

Risk of Serious Infections

Patients treated with Cimzia® are at an increased risk for developing serious infections that may lead to hospitalization or death. Most patients who developed these infections were taking concomitant immunosuppressants such as methotrexate or corticosteroids. Cimzia® should be discontinued if a patient develops a serious infection or sepsis. Reported infections include:

  • Active tuberculosis, including reactivation of latent tuberculosis. Patients with tuberculosis have frequently presented with disseminated or extrapulmonary disease. Patients should be tested for latent tuberculosis before Cimzia® use and during therapy. Treatment for latent infection should be initiated prior to Cimzia® use.
  • Invasive fungal infections, including histoplasmosis , coccidioidomycosis, candidiasis, aspergillosis, blastomycosis, and pneumocystosis. Patients with histoplasmosis or other invasive fungal infections may present with disseminated, rather than localized disease. Antigen and antibody testing for histoplasmosis may be negative in some patients with active infection. Empiric
    '/>"/>

SOURCE UCB
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Related biology technology :

1. Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) Provides Long-Term Remission and Response Rates in Infliximab-Refractory Crohns Patients
2. New Data Suggest CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Active in Treating Moderate to Severe Crohns Patients With Fistulizing Disease
3. FDA Agrees to Review Cimzia(R) File for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis
4. Tiny test tube experiment shows reaction of melting materials at the nano scale
5. New Survey Shows Devastating Impact of Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain on Intimate Relations
6. Topical erectile dysfunction therapy shows promise
7. Study on keeping nuclear bombs from US ports shows misplaced fear over cargo scanning cost
8. Medicagos H1N1 pandemic vaccine candidate shows positive response in 100% of vaccinated animals after a single dose
9. Video shows nanotube spins as it grows
10. MuGard Data From UK Study Shows Prevention of Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
11. Investigational Urine NGAL Biomarker Shows Promise to Monitor Cyclosporine Toxicity in Cardiac Transplant Patients
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... OMICS Group International invites researchers, authors and ... ‘Open Access Week’ by actively contributing their research ... Journals from 20-26th October, 2014. , Pharmaceutical ... accelerating with a tremendous speed to provide improved ... industry is gearing with innovation and technological revolution ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014 SeqLL Inc., the owner ... announced today the closing of a $1M Series-A ... Genomic Diagnostic Technologies, will increase the power of ... Founded in March 2013 by Daniel Jones, a ... Helicos BioSciences, SeqLL has continued to offer Helicos’ ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... group of rare diseases that afflict skeletal growth ... hits at the fetal stage and is caused ... encoding fibroblast growth factor receptor 3 (FGFR3) has ... thanatophoric dysplasia (TD), a skeletal dysplasia that cause ... lethal, and achondroplasia (ACH), which causes stunted growth ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Furnishing a research lab can be pretty expensive. Now ... University has published an open-source library of designs that ... used piece of equipment: the syringe pump. , Syringe ... as for drug delivery or mixing chemicals in a ... of dollars. , Joshua Pearce and his team of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Pharma and Omics Journals to Address Global Challenges during Open Access Week 2Pharma and Omics Journals to Address Global Challenges during Open Access Week 3SeqLL Closes Series-A Funding Round for Expansion of Single Molecule Sequencing 2Researchers use iPS cells to show statin effects on diseased bone 2Researchers use iPS cells to show statin effects on diseased bone 3Doing science just got cheaper -- and faster 2
... 2011 Sanford Rose Associates® - San Francisco, a ... in the Life Sciences arena, welcomes Eduard Alberts, Ph.D. ... has over 20 years of experience and success in ... well as across different-sized companies and a wide array ...
... 2011 Cord Blood America, Inc . ( http://www.cordblood-america.com ... cord blood stem cell preservation company focused on ... nationwide and internationally, announced today it has entered into agreement ... to offer the storage of umbilical cord blood to its ...
... -- A research team led by University at Buffalo ... electron clouds on the surface of graphene, producing a ... in the remarkable material can harm its conductivity. , ... Communications, was conducted by UB, the National Institute of ...
Cached Biology Technology:Eduard Alberts, Ph.D. Joins Sanford Rose Associates - San Francisco 2Cord Blood America Enters Agreement With Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. to Offer Stem Cell Collection Services to Its Members 2Researchers image graphene electron clouds, revealing how folds can harm conductivity 2Researchers image graphene electron clouds, revealing how folds can harm conductivity 3Researchers image graphene electron clouds, revealing how folds can harm conductivity 4
(Date:9/17/2014)... A UT Arlington engineering professor and his doctoral student ... that can accumulate water collected from fog and dew., ... the world or deserts around the globe., Cheng Luo, ... Xin Heng, PhD candidate in the same College of ... Aug. 25 edition of ACS, (American Chemical Society) ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... disposable plastic shopping bags and their environmental impact recently ... the first statewide ban on the bags, and Governor ... plastic bag industry is not yielding without a fight, ... News , the weekly newsmagazine of the American Chemical ... reports that the anti-bag campaign logged its first small ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Researchers at the Catalan Institute of Oncology-Bellvitge Biomedical ... identified 5 genes differentially expressed in normal accompanying ... could be used to classify colorectal tumors, predict ... appropriate clinical decisions to prevent relapses. , ... most common in our population considering both sexes. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Shorebird's beak inspires UT Arlington research on water collection 2Five genes to predict colorectal cancer relapses 2
... lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a fatal disease that damages ... disease causes progressive paralysis of voluntary muscles and often ... Gehrig,s disease) was discovered over a century ago, neither ... several mechanisms seem to play a role in its ...
... Exercise has many benefits for adults, teens, and youngsters. ... may have during fetal growth during gestation. Now that ... no significant risk to a fetus, studies are underway ... study is now complete. Entitled The Effects of Maternal ...
... contraceptives (OC) yet its effect on their body composition and ... researchers has now examined the effects of OC on female ... gains in young women, and is associated with lower hormone ... study entitled Oral Contraceptive Use Impairs Muscle Gains in Young ...
Cached Biology News:Caffeine appears to be beneficial in males -- but not females -- with Lou Gehrig's disease 2Caffeine appears to be beneficial in males -- but not females -- with Lou Gehrig's disease 3Effects of maternal exercise on fetal breathing movements 2Oral contraceptives impair muscle gains in young women 2
... The Sub-Plates are E.Coli glycerol stocks contained ... contains 50 cDNA clones with approximately 5,000 ... the a master plate well, the corresponding ... PCR to identify the positive well(s). Cells ...
... 0.9 ml per liter of urine will give ... or BMD dipstick. ,Certification: The Donors are ... found to be NEGATIVE for HbsAg, HCV, HIV-1 ... approved FDA methods. THIS MATERIAL IS SOLD FOR ...
One controller two vessel system suitable for early stage of fermentation, and small scale, Application : cultivation of microorganisms and human or animal cells...
... light production by luciferase-cDNA transfected cell lines ... in the development of reporter gene assays ... an indicator for the transcription of other ... is due to advantages such as high ...
Biology Products: