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2010-07-28 09:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that, in the rheumatoid arthritis (RA) drug market, the uptake of alternative biologics such as Roche/Chugai's Actemra/RoActemra will erode the market share of TNF-alpha inhibitors over the next decade. Actemra/RoActemra will emerge as the likely preferred biologic agent for TNF-refractory patients and will garner blockbuster...

2010-06-02 04:30:00

LOS ANGELES, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new studies suggest that excess levels of a protein associated with inflammation, TNF, may produce cognitive decline. TNF regulates both inflammation and brain function. TNF is elevated in the blood in many autoimmune diseases, and in the fluid surrounding the brain in Alzheimer's disease. The new studies, from medical centers in Taiwan and the Netherlands, examined cognitive function in patients with either of two autoimmune diseases, rheumatoid...

2010-05-26 08:26:00

EXTON, Pa., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends released the final wave of LaunchTrends(®): Stelara, a three wave syndicated report that has been tracking the uptake of the product since launch. In the final wave of research, which measures success at the six months post launch mark, BioTrends surveyed 76 clinical dermatologists and conducted qualitative interviews with a subset of 20 of the respondents. Compared to the prior wave, which measured uptake at three months...

2010-05-06 07:00:00

EXTON, Pa., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends is pleased to announce the publication of a new syndicated report, TreatmentTrends®: Rheumatoid Arthritis. This report covers the use of biologics for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The report, part of a quarterly series, focuses on current and future use of biologic agents, patient market share, perceived strengths and weaknesses of the key brands, barriers to broader usage, sales force performance and perceived...

2010-05-02 23:01:00

LONDON, May 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The rheumatoid arthritis treatment Humira will replace Lipitor as the world's biggest-selling drug in 2016, but a familiar name, Pfizer, will still be the biggest seller of medicines after the patent cliff according to the World Preview 2016 report published today by EvaluatePharma, the premier provider of pharma and biotech analysis. The cancer treatment Avastin had been widely expected to emerge as the biggest blockbuster drug following patent...

2010-04-14 07:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that for the treatment of Crohn's disease, a novel oral drug for the treatment of moderate to severe Crohn's disease would earn 40 percent patient share according surveyed U.S. and European gastroenterologists. Branded oral agents such as budesonide (AstraZeneca/Prometheus's Entocort EC, Dr. Falk's Budenofalk) and oral...

2010-04-07 11:30:00

WALTHAM, Mass., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that surveyed gastroenterologists estimate that (assuming no new data on adverse events emerge) they will treat fewer Crohn's disease patients with Centocor Ortho Biotech/Merck/Mitsubishi Tanabe's Remicade by the end of 2010, while the percentage of biologics-treated patients receiving Abbott/Eisai's Humira will increase to 36...

2010-03-23 07:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that surveyed dermatologists view Abbott/Eisai's Humira as the most efficacious therapy for the treatment of moderate to severe psoriasis. Thirty-two percent of surveyed dermatologists selected Humira as the most efficacious, followed by Centocor Ortho Biotech/Merck/Mitsubishi Tanabe's Remicade (29 percent). The current sales...

2010-03-04 13:00:00

Dermatologists explain why new research finds that psoriasis extends beyond its classification as a chronic skin condition and is linked to serious health risks MIAMI, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the approximately 7.5 million Americans affected by psoriasis, the thick, red, scaly, itchy plaques it causes only scratch the surface when it comes to the overall implications of this disease. Now, ongoing research linking psoriasis to other serious medical conditions and the...

2010-02-11 07:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that the ulcerative colitis drug market will nearly double from $1.2 billion in 2008 to $2.1 billion in 2018 in the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom and Japan. Through 2018, the primary drivers of market growth will be the uptake of Abbott/Eisai's Humira and Centocor Ortho...