Tag Archives: Treatment

Expert: Turkey beats West in stem cell treatment

Turkey provides cutting-edge medical services, including stem cell transplants, to millions – including the refugees it hosts – said a Turkish professor of hematology. Fevzi Altuntaş told Anadolu Agency (AA) that Turkey emulated developed countries in the West in its drive to offer patients high-end medical services. Altuntaş, founder of Turkish cord blood and bone… Read More »

FDA Approves Egaten (triclabendazole) for the Treatment of Fascioliasis, a Neglected Tropical Disease

Print this page Basel, Switzerland, February 13, 2019 – Novartis announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Egaten (triclabendazole) for the treatment of fascioliasis in patients six years of age and older. This makes Egaten the only FDA-approved drug for people with this disease and is expected to facilitate broader… Read More »

Predicting Treatment Success in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus-Associated PAH

February 04, 2019 Share this content: Patients with serositis at baseline were more likely to achieve treatment success with intensive immunosuppressive therapy. Treatment success in systemic lupus erythematosus-associated pulmonary arterial hypertension (SLE-associated PAH), as defined by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Respiratory Society (ERS), is associated with long-term survival and supports… Read More »