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After a 50-year drought in Lupus treatments, scientists announce positive results from a clinical trial for a new drug.
The experimental drug Benlysta shows great promise in treating lupus and could be available to the public late next year, its Maryland-based developer said. Benlysta is the first promising new treatment for lupus, an autoimmune disease, in nearly 50 years, researchers at Human Genome Sciences, of Rockville, said. Pending the results of another round of tests, the company plans to file for U.S.
Human Genome Sciences Inc reported on Monday that a late-stage clinical trial of its experimental lupus drug Benlysta had shown success in reducing symptoms of the disease.
First Phase 3 Lupus Drug Trial in Decades to Show Effectiveness NEW YORK, July 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) and its National Coalition of state and local organizations congratulate Human Genome Sciences (HGS) and GlaxoSmithKline on the highly promising results of this landmark clinical trial of Benlysta(TM) (belimumab) for people with systemic lupus."We are very hopeful that we now are strongly on our way to the first new treatment for lupus in 50 years,"...
BENLYSTA(TM) SUCCESSFUL IN FIRST OF TWO PIVOTAL CLINICAL TRIALSWASHINGTON, July 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Human Genome Sciences (HGS) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) announced positive results from a year-long clinical trial of BENLYSTA for treating lupus.
ROCKVILLE, Maryland and LONDON, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Human Genome Sciences, Inc.
WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington metro area residents wondering if they have undiagnosed symptoms of lupus can find out on Sunday, July 26 at a "Could I Have Lupus?" workshop and Washington Mystics game at the Verizon Center, 601 F St., N.W., D.C.
WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to a recent increase in media interest in lupus, the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is providing a fact sheet about the disease.
WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its Patient Voices series, The New York Times website is featuring the stories of people from across the country who are affected by lupus.
WASHINGTON, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lupus Foundation of America, Inc.
Lupus (the wolf) Constellation -- Lupus belongs to the constellations of the Southern Hemisphere roughly between DECL=-30 degrees and DECL=-55 degrees and RA=14h 20m and RA=16h 15m, respectively. It is located between Centaurus on the western and Scorpius and Norma on the eastern boundary. In the north Lupus borders on Libra, to the south it tops Circinus. As a part of the Milky Way stretches through Lupus it is an interesting part of the sky for simple stargazing with binoculars....
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