Arthritis & Rheumatology News

  • UAB researchers detail underlying mechanism leading to age-associated osteoporosis 23 Sep 2017 04:01 News-Medical.net September 22, 2017 A major health problem in older people is age-associated osteoporosis -- the thinning of bone and the loss of bone density that increases the risk of fractures. Often this is accompanied by an increase in fat cells in the bone marrow. …
  • FDA declines to approve J&J arthritis drug sirukumab 22 Sep 2017 21:34 Reuters (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve Johnson & Johnson’s rheumatoid arthritis drug sirukumab, saying additional clinical data is needed to further evaluate its safety, the company said on Friday. The FDA’s decision …
  • U.S. FDA declines to approve J&J arthritis drug 22 Sep 2017 21:12 Reuters (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve Johnson & Johnson’s rheumatoid arthritis drug sirukumab, saying additional clinical data is needed to further evaluate its safety, the company said on Friday. The FDA’s decision …
  • U.S. FDA rejects J&J's arthritis drug 22 Sep 2017 20:42 Reuters Sept 22 (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve Johnson & Johnson’s rheumatoid arthritis drug sirukumab, saying additional clinical data is needed to further evaluate its safety, the company said on Friday. The FDA’s …
  • Exagen Secures $48 Million for Push on Lupus Diagnostic 21 Sep 2017 22:48 San Diego Business Journal Ron Rocca expects Exagen’s revenue to climb from $18 million in 2015 to almost $30 million in 2017. Photo by Stephen Whalen. San Diego — Exagen Diagnostics Inc... Take 1 minute to subscribe and you'll get this story immediately, plus: Already a …
  • 11 pain tips with psoriatic arthritis 21 Sep 2017 15:57 Digital Burg Medically Reviewed By: William C. Lloyd III, MD, FACS | Last Review Date: Feb 24, 2017 © 2016 Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc. All rights reserved. May not be reproduced or reprinted without permission from Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc. Use of …
  • MorphoSys Announces That Its Licensee Janssen Has Initiated Two Phase 3 Studies with Tremfya(TM) (Guselkumab) in Psoriatic Arthritis 21 Sep 2017 15:55 Marketersmedia PLANEGG, MUNICH, GERMANY / ACCESSWIRE / September 21, 2017 / MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX; OTC PINK: MPSYY) announced today that its licensee Janssen Research & Development, LLC (Janssen) has initiated two phase 3 …
  • Vets working to heal arthritis in dogs 20 Sep 2017 20:29 www.wcpo.com CATONSVILLE, Md. - Watching your dog get old is hard. You see the pain in their eyes when they can't get into the car or run after the ball. Veterinarians across the U.S. say it's not just old age, but arthritis that's causing your dog pain, …
  • Dogs are the guinea pigs in arthritis clinical trials at Catonsville veterinary office 20 Sep 2017 20:24 CapitalGazette.com When Hanna stopped climbing into her owner’s bed, Donna Foster knew something was wrong. Hanna, a 14-year-old Golden Retriever Chow Chow, has been Foster’s pet since 2006, when she was adopted from a shelter. In recent months, the dog’s mobility faded as …
  • SLE Students Experience Delayed Start 20 Sep 2017 19:37 Seeley Swan Pathfinder New at SLE   Betty Vanderwielen, Pathfinder Seeley Lake Elementary School Superintendent Chris Stout isn't really moonlighting as a janitor. He's just taking his turn at cleaning the hallways using the new portable vacuum the school purchased to …