Latest ankylosing spondylitis Stories
The Spondylitis Association of America (SAA) expects an August 30 swim across the Hellespont, the Turkish strait that separates Europe from Asia, by an American journalist/adventurer/author to increase awareness of the disease of ankylosing spondylitis (AS, or arthritis of spine) and prompt a flood of donations to the non-profit organization. Van Nuys, CA (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 The man behind "Swimtrek for Spondylitis" is Joel Stratte-McClure who has trekked over 8,400 kilometers (5,220...
HORSHAM, Pa., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Biotech, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Complete Response letter for its supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for SIMPONIÂ® (golimumab).
A study involving over 5,000 people living with the joint disorder ankylosing spondylitis has identified a series of genetic variants associated with increased susceptibility to the condition as well as providing new clues to how the condition may be treated in the future.
The team of researchers from the Universities of Bristol, Queensland (Australia), Oxford, Texas and Toronto, used a technique called genome-wide association where millions of genetic markers are measured in thousands of people that have the disease and thousands of healthy individuals.
MEMPHIS, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Humira defect lawyers filed a lawsuit against Abbott Laboratories in federal court today claiming Abbott's blockbuster drug, Humira, caused a fungal infection resulting in the near-death of a Tennessee man.
The Spondylitis Association of America's (SAA) online Screening Tool for Ankylosing Spondylitis was featured in a news story on ABCNews.com on March 8.
Scientists have discovered that molecules called reactive oxygen species (ROS) produced by the energy factories, or mitochondria, in cells, may play a role in a rare inherited disorder in which uncontrolled inflammation damages the body's tissues.
Researchers at the University of Queensland Diamantina Institute in Brisbane, Australia, have found that a form of spinal arthritis is genetically linked to Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
NeedyMeds and the Spondylitis Association of America announce a new source of information on the financial help available for those living with this condition. Gloucester, MA (Vocus/PRWEB) November 24, 2010 NeedyMeds, a national nonprofit, has added a new resource page to its website tailored for those with Ankylosing Spondylitis. The resource page, created in collaboration with the Spondylitis Association of America, provides information on the disease including facts, research, and more.
HORSHAM, Pa., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. announced today that it has submitted a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) to the U.S.
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