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VIDEO: Intra-articular sprifermin prevented cartilage loss in patients with knee OA

16:00 EST 14 Nov 2017 | Healio

SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Marc C. Hochberg, MD, spoke about a study that evaluated the efficacy and safety of intra-articular sprifermin in patients with symptomatic radiographic knee osteoarthritis. When sprifermin was administered at a higher dose at 6 months or 12 months it slowed progression of joint space loss or cartilage thinning and was associated with an increase in cartilage thickness.

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