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Hematologic Disorders

FDA to Review Fedratinib for the Treatment of Myelofibrosis

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Priority Review to the New Drug Application (NDA) for fedratinib (Celgene), an investigational agent being developed for the treatment of myelofibrosis (MF). Fedratinib is an oral kinase inhibitor with activity against wild type and mutationally activated Janus Associated Kinase 2 (JAK2) and FMS-like tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT3).…

Esperoct Approval Provides New Treatment Option for Hemophilia A

Novo Nordisk announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Esperoct (turoctocog alfa pegol, N8-GP) for the treatment of patients with hemophilia A (congenital factor VIII deficiency) for routine prophylaxis to reduce the frequency of bleeding episodes, on-demand treatment and control of bleeding episodes and perioperative management of bleeding.