Drugs in the Pipeline, News
The FDA's Fast Track process allows for expedited review of drugs that are expected to fill an unmet need.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Saphnelo (anifrolumab-fnia) for the treatment of adults with moderate to severe systemic lupus erythematosus who are receiving standard therapy. Type I interferons (IFNs) play a role in the pathogenesis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Anifrolumab-fnia, a human immunoglobulin G1 kappa monoclonal antibody, binds to subunit 1 of…
Drugs in the Pipeline
Vamorolone is a first-in-class dissociative steroidal drug that retains the anti-inflammatory activity of corticosteroids but with a novel mechanism of action.
The updated labeling is based on results from a safety management cohort from the ZUMA-1 study.
The approval was based on data from the phase 3 JADE clinical trial program, which included the JADE MONO-1, JADE MONO-2, and JADE COMPARE trials.
The approval was based on data from three phase 3 trials that evaluated the efficacy and safety of upadacitinib in patients 12 years of age and older with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis who are candidates for systemic therapy.
Zolgensma is an adeno-associated virus vector-based gene therapy.