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New findings demonstrate that treatment with C1-esterase inhibitor (C1-INH) concentrate is effective in treating acute swelling attacks in children and adolescents with type I or type II hereditary angioedema (HAE), a rare and serious genetic disorder. Study results show that the outcomes of treatment with C1-INH during acute HAE attacks in children and adolescents are comparable to the outcomes observed in adults. Results of the analysis will be presented today at the 2011 American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Meeting.
C1-esterase inhibitor (C1-INH) concentrate at 20 U/kg is a safe and effective therapy for the long-term treatment of successive acute swelling attacks at any body location in patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE), a rare and serious genetic disorder, according to final data presented today at the 2011 American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Meeting. Additional data presented at the meeting confirms that C1-INH concentrate provided consistent and reliable treatment response in patients treated for multiple successive HAE attacks at any body location.
National Jewish Health (NJH) announced that Jordan Abbott, M.D., is the recipient of the CSL Behring – National Jewish Health Fellowship in Immunology for 2011.
CSL Behring, a global biotherapeutics company specializing in plasma-derived and recombinant therapies that does business in 27 countries, has been named Life Sciences Company of the Year by Philadelphia Business Journal and Pennsylvania Bio. The King of Prussia-based business is a subsidiary of CSL Limited (ASX:CSL).
Young people between the ages of 15 and 22 converged on Washington, D.C. this summer, eager to tell elected officials their personal stories. The stories are as varied as the towns and cities from where they hail, places like San Antonio, Pittsburgh, Des Moines and New York.