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FDA Approves Bylvay (odevixibat) for the Treatment of Pruritus in Patients with Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis (PFIC)

FDA Approves Bylvay (odevixibat) for the Treatment of Pruritus in Patients with Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis (PFIC) BOSTON, July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Albireo Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALBO), a rare liver disease company developing novel bile acid modulators, today announced U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Bylvay (odevixibat), the first drug approved for the treatment of pruritus in… Read More »

Novel dual antibody therapy partially controls virulent HIV infection in monkeys off treatment

A dual therapy of two drugs that are antibodies not to HIV, but to host proteins that help to perpetuate HIV infection, has reduced viral load in monkeys chronically infected with a highly pathogenic monkey analogue of HIV, the 11th IAS Conference on HIV Science was told this week. Zachary Strongin of Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia said… Read More »

FDA grants lymphoma cancer treatment in dogs full approval

The Food and Drug Administrat, aion (FDA) announced full approval for lymphoma treatment in dogs on Thursday, aiming to benefit quality of life and allow pets and their owners more time together. The injection, called Tanovea, cleared regulatory hurdles after it first gained conditional approval in 2016 through the FDA’s Minor Use and Minor Species (MUMS) program, “designed to… Read More »