Teva and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals have unveiled positive topline results from a Phase III study assessing the safety and efficacy of fasinumab in patients with chronic pain from osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee or hip.
Researchers have discovered that a class of drugs being developed to treat cancer can also help prompt liver regeneration after severe injury, raising hopes of a new treatment that might help some patients avoid a liver transplant.
The Lancet has published data from Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co’s successful Phase III trial of immunotherapy Poteligeo underpinning its recent approval in the US to treat in patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL).
Emergency hospital visits are more common among patients with bowel cancer living in the most deprived areas of the country than for those living in affluent regions, research funded by Cancer Research UK has found.
The Scottish Medicines Consortium has approved funding for four newly licensed medicines, expanding NHS treatments options in Scotland for ovarian cancer, lung cancer, urea cycle disorders and acute hereditary angioedema.