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Objective: To determine the association of interferon alpha receptor-1 with success rate of interferon therapy in patients co-infected with hepatitis C virus and hepatitis B virus.
French biotechnology company Neovacs (Alternext Paris: ALNEV) has inked an agreement with the Argentinean company AmegaBiotech to acquire its Interferon Alpha manufacturing license, Neovacs said.
All patients were given standard antiviral treatment with conventional interferon alpha 2b (in a dose of 3 million units subcutaneously 3 days in a week) and oral ribavirin (10001200 mg) daily in divided doses according to patient's weight and were asked to report back for repeat thyroid profile analysis after 12 weeks.
Ninety-four patients with chronic hepatitis C who had not been previously treated were given pegylated interferon alpha plus ribavirin, and were randomly assigned to receive or not to receive (control group) 5000 jug of vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin) intramuscularly, every 4 weeks for the duration of antiviral therapy.
Randomized clinical trial of the effect of interferon alpha on survival in patients with disseminated midgut carcinoid tumours.
The dual therapy being tested for the first time, a combination of three antibodies and the antiviral protein interferon alpha, rescued nine of 12 animals even after they showed symptoms of disease.
M2 PHARMA-January 4, 2012-USPTO issues patent to Aegis for interferon alpha, beta, and gamma formulations(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
Exacerbation of psychotic symptoms during HCV treatment with interferon alpha has been reported.
The study showed that patients who were treated with Avastin plus interferon alpha lived nearly twice as long without their disease getting worse than those who received interferon alpha alone, the group said.
BioPartners, Baar, Switzerland, a privately-owned biopharmaceuticals company has expressed disappointment that its biosimilar Interferon Alpha, Alpheon(R), had received a negative opinion from the European Medicines Agency's Committee on Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP).
Regulation of interferon alpha responsiveness by the duration of Janus kinase activity.