Latest Tumor necrosis factor-alpha Stories

2014-10-15 08:31:21

AG014 Safe and Well Tolerated, Successful Localized GI Delivery of Drug With No Systemic Exposure GHENT, Belgium, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ActoGeniX, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced positive results of a Phase 1 study in healthy volunteers of AG014, an oral administration of the anti-TNF-alpha antibody certolizumab for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). The Phase 1 study results show that the product is safe and well tolerated while providing...

2014-06-19 09:35:10

The JAMA Network Journals In a study that included more than 56,000 patients with inflammatory bowel disease, use of a popular class of medications known as tumor necrosis factor alpha antagonists was not associated with an increased risk of cancer over a median follow-up of 3.7 years, although an increased risk of malignancy in the long term, or with increasing number of doses, cannot be excluded, according to a study in the June 18 issue of JAMA. Tumor necrosis factor α (TNF-α)...

2014-04-30 12:30:11

Expert Opinion Indicates That Humira and Cimzia Have the Best Clinical Profiles of Key Marketed Therapies, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Decision Resources Group finds that, when asked to select the top three most persuasive end points when prescribing a new drug for psoriatic arthritis (PsA), the highest percentages of surveyed United States and European rheumatologists selected the American College of Rheumatology (ACR)...

2014-04-30 10:21:24

May provide therapeutic target for treating inflammatory bowel disease and preventing colitis-associated colorectal cancer, according to new research published in the American Journal of Pathology The adhesion molecule CD146 plays a vital role in inflammation and offers a promising therapeutic target for treating inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) as well as preventing colitis-associated colorectal cancer, say scientists. Targeting CD146 with anti-CD146 antibody AA98, especially in...

2014-04-28 10:15:29

Inflammation has long been considered an integral part of the biological process that leads to deadly scarring in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. New research at National Jewish Health, however, suggests that a little inflammation may also be crucial to the healing and repair processes in the lungs.  Elizabeth Redente, PhD, assistant professor of cell biology at National Jewish Health, and her colleagues report in the April 2014 issue of the American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular...

2013-10-23 23:32:32

The process involves a novel physical therapy utilizing stretching, massage and strength training coupled with a neuro anti-inflammatory agent. Reductions in spasticity and recovery of feeling are generally observed on the first day and continue to build with continued treatment according to Neurological Wellness Center physicians. (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Phillip Koss, owner of http://www.strechforlife.com/ is quick to point out that this process is no panacea. A severely disabled...

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