Track topics on Twitter Track topics that are important to you
The primary objective of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety initial single and multiple subcutaneous injections of CNTO 1275 in the treatment of patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
Although numerous therapeutic options exist for the treatment of psoriasis, significant unmet medical needs for effective therapies with limited toxicity and side effects. Preclinical studies and early phase clinical studies suggest that interleukins-12 and -23, two molecules that are part of the communication network in the immune system, may play an important role in psoriasis. This is a randomized (patients are assigned different treatments based on chance), double blind (neither the patient nor the physician knows whether drug or placebo is being taken, or at what dosage), parallel-group, multicenter study to determine the effectiveness and safety of two different doses of CNTO 1275 administered subcutaneously one time or as multiple doses as compared with placebo in patients with moderate to severe plaque-type psoriasis (the most common type of psoriasis). The hypothesis is that CNTO 1275 will be more effective in treatment of psoriasis than placebo, and that the improvement in psoriasis will result in an improved quality of life for treated patients.
The dose of CNTO 1275 will be 45 or 90 mg administered subcutaneously once or as four weekly doses. Patients who inadequately respond to their treatment may receive one additional dose.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:44:57-0400
The purpose of this study is to assess the effectiveness and safety of CNTO 1275 in patients with moderate to severe plaque type psoriasis in subcutaneous administration of 45 and 90 mg at...
The primary purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of CNTO 1275 in the treatment of patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
The primary objective of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of CNTO 1275 in the treatment of subjects with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effiacy (improvement of signs and symptoms) and safety of an antibody to IL-12 (interleukin: protein used to stimulate immune systems) and IL...
The purpose of the study is to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of CNTO 1275 in patients with Multiple Sclerosis
Psoriasis affects 1.5% of the UK population and due to the ageing population it is more common in older people. The incidence of type II psoriasis peaks in patients between 57 and 62 years of age, and...
Delivery of health care to psoriasis patients plays an important role in the field of dermatology. Following the 2014 WHO resolution and the 2016 WHO global report, there has been an increase in the a...
Our objective was to compare therapeutic response among patients with early-onset psoriasis (EOP) and late-onset psoriasis (LOP) receiving adalimumab, etanercept, infliximab, ustekinumab, or methotrex...
Die Versorgung der Psoriasis vulgaris nimmt in der Dermatologie einen wichtigen Stellenwert ein. Im Zuge der WHO-Resolution 2014 und des WHO Global Reports 2016 hat die öffentliche Aufmerksamkeit fü...
Although increasing long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) have been identified by high-throughput sequencing, their functions in human cancer remain largely unknown. The function of lncRNA miR143HG has not be...
A common genetically determined, chronic, inflammatory skin disease characterized by rounded erythematous, dry, scaling patches. The lesions have a predilection for nails, scalp, genitalia, extensor surfaces, and the lumbosacral region. Accelerated epidermopoiesis is considered to be the fundamental pathologic feature in psoriasis.
A glucocorticoid used topically in the treatment of DERMATITIS; ECZEMA; or PSORIASIS. It may cause skin irritation.
A topical anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid used in DERMATOSES, skin allergies, PSORIASIS, etc.
An anthracene derivative that disrupts MITOCHONDRIA function and structure and is used for the treatment of DERMATOSES, especially PSORIASIS. It may cause FOLLICULITIS.
A humanized monoclonal antibody that binds to IL-12 and IL-23 and is used as a DERMATOLOGIC AGENT in the treatment of patients with plaque PSORIASIS who have not responded to other therapies.
Biocon Launches ALZUMAb™ - a ‘First in Class’ Novel Biologic Treatment for Psoriasis Patients in India • ALZUMAb™-World's first novel anti-CD6 antibody developed by Biocon to address a large unmet need for th...
An antibody is a protein produced by the body's immune system when it detects harmful substances, called antigens. Examples of antigens include microorganisms (such as bacteria, fungi, parasites, and viruses) and chemicals. Antibodies may be produc...