Asthma control

Tezepelumab is a human monoclonal antibody that blocks thymic stromal lymphopoietin ( TSLP ), an epithelial cytokine implicated in asthma...


Tezepelumab is a human monoclonal antibody that blocks thymic stromal lymphopoietin ( TSLP ), an epithelial cytokine implicated in airway...


Many patients whose severe asthma is driven by type 2 inflammation require long-term treatment with systemic corticosteroids to control disease...


The JCVI ( Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation ) has reviewed the evidence on vaccinating children aged 12 to...


The nucleoside-modified messenger RNA in COVID-19 mRNA vaccine BNT162b2 is formulated in lipid nanoparticles, which enable delivery of the RNA...


EMA ( European Medicines Agency ) has recommended granting a conditional marketing authorisation for the vaccine Comirnaty, developed by BioNTech...


The detailed results of an analysis of 53 patients hospitalized with severe complications of COVID-19 who were treated with the...


The FDA ( US Food and Drug Administration ) has approved a supplemental New Drug Application ( sNDA) for...


The European Commission has approved Dupixent ( Dupilumab ) for use in adults and adolescents 12 years and older as...


Dupilumab ( Dupixent ), a fully human VelocImmune-derived anti-interleukin-4 ( IL-4 ) receptor alpha monoclonal antibody, inhibits signaling of IL-4...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Dupixent ( Dupilumab ) for use with other medicines...


The European Commission has approved a label update for the use of once-daily Relvar Ellipta ( Fluticasone furoate / Vilanterol,...


FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Inbrija ( Levodopa inhalation powder ) for intermittent treatment...



Asthma exacerbations are commonly precipitated by viral upper respiratory infections ( URIs ). Vitamin D insufficiency associates with susceptibility to...


The role of Tiotropium ( Spiriva ) for the treatment of adolescents with asthma has not yet been clearly defined....


In a subset of patients with asthma, standard-of-care treatment does not achieve disease control, highlighting the need for novel therapeutic...


Additional results from an interim analysis of a pivotal phase 2b study of Dupilumab in adult patients with moderate-to-severe asthma...


The maturation, recruitment and survival of eosinophils in the respiratory tract are determined by IL-3, GM-CSF, but especially by IL-5,...


Bronchial thermoplasty is a procedure that consists of the delivery of controlled radiofrequency-generated heat via a catheter inserted into the...