Janssen Biotech Press Release

Phase 3 Study Results Show Anti-TNF SIMPONI® Induced Clinical Response in Adults With Moderately to

 

First Presentation of Phase 3 Data Shows Significant Improvements in Clinical , Mucosal Healing and Quality of Life Measures after SIMPONI Induction Treatment

Phase 3 Study Results Show Anti-TNF

Phase 3 Study Results Show Anti-TNF

New show that subcutaneous induction regimens of the anti- (TNF)- SIMPONI (golimumab) induced clinical response in a majority of patients with moderately to severely active (UC) who had previously failed or were intolerant to conventional agents.

Investigators presented data from the & Development-sponsored Phase 3 study at during a late breaker session and reported that more than 50 percent of patients in each of two SIMPONI dosing groups achieved clinical response at week six, the primary endpoint of the study, which was significantly more than those in clinical response after receiving placebo.

Treatment with SIMPONI also resulted in significant induction of clinical remission and mucosal healing and improvement in health-related quality of life measures at week six compared with placebo.

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About Robert Hill

I founded IDEAS Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society, from my home base in Vancouver, British Columbia. Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society IDEAS is established to raise public awareness of intestinal diseases in order to help remove the stigmas associated with these illnesses. The programs of IDEAS help children, youth and young adults learn to live full lives, find acceptance and gain confidence.

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