Global

News Release Archive

This section features CSL Behring news releases that are more than 18 months old. Click the tabs to select releases in your area of interest. Click Resources to find additional background material on CSL Behring.

All Releases
Corporate
Immunology
Bleeding Disorders
Hereditary Angioedema (HAE)
Pulmonary
Fluid Management
Resources

Bleeding Disorders

18 July 2011 CSL Behring Donates von Willebrand Factor / Factor VIII Donation to World Federation of Hemophilia

CSL Behring has donated more than 1 million international units (IU) of von Willebrand factor (VWF)/Factor VIII (FVIII) replacement medication to patients through the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH). The donation supports WFH’s progress in improving the diagnosis and treatment of bleeding disorders in developing countries through its Global Alliance for Progress (GAP) program. It is part of the commitment CSL Behring has made to WFH to donate two million IUs of FVIII each year for three years. Today’s donation is commercially valued at $1.3 million.

> Read More
07 June 2011 New Survey Finds Lack of Communication Between Women and Healthcare Providers About Symptoms of Dangerous Bleeding Disorder

While millions of women are experiencing symptoms that could indicate a serious bleeding disorder, nearly half of them are not discussing those symptoms with their healthcare provider, according to new survey findings. The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) commissioned an online survey to gauge whether women experience, recognize and seek treatment for the five signs and symptoms of von Willebrand disease (VWD), one of the most common hereditary bleeding disorders. The survey, conducted by Harris Interactive, is part of an ongoing VWD awareness campaign by the AANP to help educate women experiencing the five signs and symptoms, and their healthcare providers, about this potentially life-threatening and underdiagnosed condition.

> Read More
31 May 2011 CSL Behring Receives EU Orphan Drug Designations for rVIIa-FP for Hemophilia A and B Treatment

CSL Behring announced today that it has been granted Orphan Drug Designations (ODD) by the European Commission for the development of its recombinant fusion protein linking coagulation factor VIIa with albumin (rVIIa-FP), a novel therapy to treat hemophilia A and hemophilia B patients with inhibitors. The designations would entitle CSL Behring to exclusively market recombinant factor VIIa fused with albumin in Europe for a period of 10 years if the product at the stage of license application fulfils the orphan drug requirements. Based on the submission of data from the company's Pediatric Investigation Plan, once available, the 10-year market exclusivity may be extended to 12 years.

> Read More
18 February 2011 CSL Behring Receives FDA Approval of Corifact™ for Treatment of Congenital Factor XIII Deficiency

CSL Behring announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval for Corifact™, Factor XIII Concentrate (Human), for the routine prophylactic treatment of congenital factor XIII (FXIII) deficiency. Corifact, already available for use in 12 countries throughout the world under the trade name Fibrogammin®- P, is the first and only FXIII concentrate approved in the U.S.

> Read More
01 December 2010 CSL Behring Announces Availability of Next Generation HeliTrax® System for People with Hemophilia A

CSL Behring announced today the availability of the next generation HeliTrax® System as part of a specially designed software platform for Apple’s iPhone®, iPod touch®, or iPad™ devices. This enhanced system is designed to improve therapy management for people with hemophilia A who use CSL Behring’s recombinant factor VIII (rFVIII).

> Read More
Page 15 of 20 First | Previous | Next | Last

Share
LinkedIn Twitter Facebook Google+