Latest Natalizumab Stories

2008-09-05 06:00:23

Elan and Biogen Idec have initiated the first clinical trial of Tysabri in oncology. The first dose of Tysabri was administered earlier in the trial.

2008-09-05 03:00:06

Elan Corporation, plc (NYSE: ELN) and Biogen Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) today announced the initiation of the first clinical trial of TYSABRI(R) (natalizumab) in oncology. The first dose of TYSABRI was administered yesterday in the trial.

2008-08-20 09:01:30

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- MedPredict, a global provider of pharmaceutical competitive intelligence and market research, has published a new report providing critical strategic insight for pharma and biotech companies with a stake in the market for multiple sclerosis (MS) therapies.

2008-07-23 12:01:11

Biogen Idec has reported total revenue of $993 million for the second quarter of 2008, an increase of 28% compared to total revenue of $773 million for the same quarter of 2007.

2008-07-23 03:00:22

By Blasier, Mary Gail Key Words: Multiple sclerosis, central nervous system, disease modifying therapies, quality of life. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease of the central nervous system (CNS), which is composed of the brain, optic nerves, and spinal cord (Graham, 2009).

2008-07-22 03:00:18

Biogen Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) and Elan Corporation, plc (NYSE: ELN) today announced the two-year anniversary of TYSABRI(R) (natalizumab) as a treatment for relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), marking the reintroduction of the product in the United States (US) and the first international approval.

2008-03-05 12:01:03

ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Vaccinex, Inc. announced today that Dr. John E. Leonard has joined its Scientific Advisory Board, and will be actively involved in the strategic planning and execution of the company's therapeutic antibody development programs. Dr.

2008-01-15 08:59:38

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Monday it had approved Tysabri, a drug used to treat multiple sclerosis, for use in patients with moderate to severe Crohn’s disease.

2007-02-19 12:00:11

By Diedtra Henderson, The Boston Globe Feb. 19--WASHINGTON -- For patients suffering from a severe form of Crohn's disease, a remedy already on the shelf to treat other maladies and a brand-new drug could offer new hope.

2006-06-05 16:35:00

U.S. health officials cleared the way on Monday for multiple sclerosis drug Tysabri to return to the market with restrictions, following its withdrawal last year when it was linked to a rare but potentially fatal brain disease.

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