FDA approves Biogen hemophilia drug

Biogen's (BIIB) Elocate has been approved for "the control and prevention of bleeding episodes, perioperative (surgical) management and routine prophylaxis in adults and children with hemophilia A."

Biogen declares Elocate is "the only treatment for hemophilia A to reduce the frequency of bleeding episodes with prophylactic infusions every three to five days."

The drug is expected to be launch in the U.S. in July.

BIIB +0.5% AH.

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  • duhaus
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    Ever since the February biotech sell off, Biogen has quietly and steadily been gaining back. Hopefully this will help spur a nice momentum surge.
    6 Jun 2014, 09:35 PM Reply Like
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