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Health Canada backs pediatric Humira for Crohn's


US drugmaker AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) says that Health Canada has approved its blockbuster rheumatoid arthritis…

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AstraZeneca's naloxegol meets endpoints; EMA validates Gilead's sofosbuvir MAA


Anglo-Swedish drug major AstraZeneca (LSE: AZN) yesterday (May 21) presented the results of two pivotal…

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US FDA approves Janssen's Simponi to treat ulcerative colitis


The US Food and Drug Administration late yesterday (May 15) approved a new use for Johnson & Johnson…

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US gastroenterologists increasingly using biologics to treat Crohn's patients in remission


Although there have been no significant changes with regard to biologic treatment and Crohn's disease…

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FDA approvals for Gattex, Adasuve, Varizig and Tamiflu


Ahead of the Christmas holiday period, the US Food and Drug Administration announced a number of regulatory…

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EU approvals for Viread and Constella; EMA accepts vintafolide MAA


Among a batch of European Union regulatory news in the last day or two, US biotech firm Gilead Sciences…

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Study finds potential use of ustekinumab for Crohn's disease


Ustekinumab, an antibody proven to treat the skin condition psoriasis, has now shown positive results…

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Theravance in up to $63.5 million deal with Alfa Wassermann for velusetrag; RuiYi links with arGEN-X on MAb


USA-based Theravance (Nasdaq: THRX) and Italy headquartered Alfa Wassermann have entered into an exclusive…

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Abbott's Humira cleared for Crohn's disease in EU


The European Commission has approved US health care major Abbott Laboratories' (NYSE: ABT) blockbuster…

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Abbott's Humira gains FDA panel backing for wider use


The US Food and Drug Administration's Gastrointestinal Drugs Advisory Committee yesterday voted by 15…

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Ferring Pharma gains rights for elobixibat from Albireo


Swiss drugmaker Ferring Pharmaceuticals has entered into a licensing agreement with Albireo AB, a Sweden-based…

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EMA advisory backs Humira for UC and expanded use of Byetta


The European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) on Friday…

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US gastroenterologists see significant growth for Abbott/Eisai’s Humira in ulcerative colitis once indication is approved


In a recent survey of US gastroenterologists (n=99), BioTrends Research (a Decision Resources company)…

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