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2014-05-14 08:31:29

Third annual awareness day shines a light on rare, potentially life-threatening condition KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As a Diamond Sponsor of HAE Day on May 16, 2014, CSL Behring is proud to continue its partnership with HAEi, the International Patient Organization for C1 Inhibitor Deficiencies, and patient organizations throughout the world. HAE, or, hereditary angioedema, is a rare, potentially fatal swelling disorder caused by a deficiency of C1-INH, a type of...

2014-03-01 12:20:36

Analysis also reveals decrease in emergency room visits and hospitalizations SAN DIEGO, March 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Findings announced by CSL Behring today show that current hereditary angioedema (HAE) treatment options, such as C1 Esterase Inhibitor (C1-INH) concentrate, are allowing for greater patient satisfaction, higher rates of home treatment and a decrease in the number of hospitalizations and visits to the emergency room. HAE is a rare, potentially fatal swelling disorder...

2014-02-20 08:32:25

International study by CSL Behring is world's first placebo-controlled phase III trial to examine subcutaneous administration of C1-INH for use in treating rare, sometimes life-threatening, condition KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSL Behring today announced it has enrolled the first patient in COMPACT, an international phase III study of a volume-reduced, subcutaneous formulation of C1-esterase inhibitor (C1-INH) concentrate in patients with frequent hereditary...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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