TITLE

Biologic breakdown

AUTHOR(S)
Krader, Cheryl Guttman
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Dermatology Times;Apr2010 Advances on Psoriasis Suppl, Vol. 31, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the results of the Active Comparative (CNTO1275/Enbrel) Psoriasis Trial (ACCEPT), which randomized 903 patients into three groups to receive subcutaneous ustekinumab given in two doses. According to doctor Alan Menter, the superiority of ustekinumab shows the promise of this novel class of interleukin (IL)-12/IL-23 antagonists for the treatment of psoriasis. Menter also stated that the results of the trials are consistent with other studies.
ACCESSION #
49385442

 

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