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2014-05-20 08:31:54

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announced today that it initiated a Phase 1 clinical study of ISIS-PKK(Rx). ISIS-PKK(Rx) is an antisense drug in development to treat patients with hereditary angioedemia (HAE). HAE is a rare genetic disease that is characterized by rapid and painful attacks of inflammation in the hands, feet, limbs, face, abdomen, larynx and trachea. HAE affects approximately 20,000 patients in the United...

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...


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