TITLE

New hemophilia treatment approved

AUTHOR(S)
Key, Nigel
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the U.S. Food & Drug Administration approval of Wyeth Pharmaceuticals' Xyntha, a recombinant factor VIII for the treatment of hemophilia A for the control and prevention of bleeding episodes and surgical prophylaxis. It was genetically engineered from the genes of Chinese Hamster Ovary cells.
ACCESSION #
31672183

 

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