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First Patient Dosed in Open-label Trial of MarzAA

The first participant has been dosed in a Phase 1/2 clinical trial evaluating marzeptacog alfa activated (MarzAA) to treat bleeding episodes in patients with factor VII (FVII) deficiency, Glanzmann thrombasthenia, and hemophilia A with inhibitors receiving treatment…

Hemophilia B Patients in US Face Great Financial, Personal Burden

Severe hemophilia B patients receiving prophylactic, or preventive treatment with factor IX face a significant financial and personal burden, according to data from two U.S. population-based medical databases. These findings were reported in a study, “Clinical, humanistic, and economic burden of severe hemophilia B in the United States:…

Hemophilia B Gene Therapy AMT-061 Safe, Effective, Trial Data Show

AMT-061 (etranacogene dezaparvovec), uniQure‘s investigational gene therapy for hemophilia B, is safe and effective — even in patients with pre-existing antibodies against the treatment’s viral carrier, according to new trial data. Data from the Phase 3 HOPE-B trial suggest that nearly all hemophilia B patients, regardless of pre-existing viral…