Author Archives: Marta Figueiredo PhD

EtranaDez Under Review in Europe as 1st Gene Therapy for Hem B

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has agreed to review a request by CSL Behring to approve the potential gene therapy EtranaDez (etranacogene dezaparvovec) for people with hemophilia B. The request, in the form of a marketing authorization application or MAA, will be reviewed under the EMA’s accelerated assessment, meaning…

Once-weekly Efanesoctocog Alfa Prevents Bleeds in Severe Hem A

Weekly use of the experimental, long-acting therapy efanesoctocog alfa safely and effectively prevents bleeds in adolescents and adults with severe hemophilia A, according to top-line, one-year data from the Phase 3 XTEND-1 trial. The therapy — being jointly developed by Sanofi and Sobi — was also superior to approved preventive therapies…

Top 10 Hemophilia Stories of 2021

Hemophilia News Today brought you daily coverage throughout 2021 of the latest scientific findings, treatment developments, and clinical trials related to hemophilia. As a reminder of what mattered most to you during this year, here are the top 10 most-read articles of 2021, with brief descriptions of what made…