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Managing Multiple Sclerosis: Treatment Can Delay Future Attacks

January 2019 Print this issue Treatment Can Delay Future Attacks Most of the time, multiple sclerosis, or MS, starts mildly, with unpredictable symptoms that can seem baffling. Without treatment, the disease can worsen to the point that you can’t write, speak, or walk. MS starts when the body’s immune systemThe system that protects your body… Read More »

Multiple Breath Washout Test Inaccuracies Revealed Via Over-Reader Assessment

December 07, 2018 Share this content: The disqualified tests had a significantly larger lung clearance index coefficient of variation compared with acceptable tests. Over-reading, or data quality control assessment, identified 12% of multiple breath washout measurements lacked technical accuracy or raised quality concern issues. These study findings, published in Respiratory Medicine, indicate that the inclusion of… Read More »

FDA Approves Empliciti (elotuzumab) Plus Pomalidomide and Dexamethasone, a New Immunotherapy Combination for Certain Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma

Print this page PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Empliciti (elotuzumab) injection for intravenous use in combination with pomalidomide and dexamethasone (EPd) for the treatment of adult patients with multiple myeloma who have received at least two prior therapies, including lenalidomide and a… Read More »