2011 News Releases

2011 News Releases

CSL Behring Awards Lead Grant to Patient Organizations to Educate Constituents on State Insurance Exchanges
02 Dec 2011

CSL Behring announced today that it has awarded a $40,000 advocacy grant to the American Plasma Users Coalition (A-PLUS) through its Local Empowerment for Advocacy Development (LEAD) program.

Study Shows Efficacy of C1-Esterase Inhibitor Concentrate in Treating Acute Attacks of Hereditary Angioedema in Children and Adolescents
05 Nov 2011

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.

Study Shows C1-Esterase Inhibitor Concentrate Is Safe and Consistently Effective for Long-Term Treatment of Hereditary Angioedema Attacks at Any Body Location
05 Nov 2011

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.

National Jewish Health Names Recipient of The CSL Behring – National Jewish Health Fellowship in Immunology
04 Nov 2011

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 Named Life Sciences Company Of The Year By Philadelphia Business Journal and Pennsylvania Bio
06 Oct 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.

Young People With Rare Medical Conditions Faced With Care Issues and Possible Healthcare Cuts Make Their Voices Heard
29 Sep 2011

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..