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Poor medical care for people with migraine in Europe - evidence from the Eurolight study.
Migraine is prevalent everywhere, and disabling. It is also neglected: consequently, it is under-diagnosed and undertreated. We analysed data from the Eurolight study on consultations and utilization of migraine-specific...
Migraine is first cause of disability in under 50s: will health politicians now take notice?
If it were needed, more evidence of the disconcerting under-treatment of headache disorders has come from the Eurolight study . The topic is not new. Twenty years ago, the International and American Headache Societies jointly voiced ...
Publication in New England Journal of Medicine of results from phase II study of inaxaplin for focal segmental glomerulosclerosis.- Vertex
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated announced publication in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) of results from preclinical studies and a Phase II study evaluating the efficacy and safety of inaxaplin (VX 147) on top of standard-of-care in people with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and two APOL1 variants , a severe, rapidly progressive form of chronic kidney disease also known as APOL1-mediated kidney disease (AMKD). AMKD is caused by variants of the APOL1 gene and affects approximately 100,000 people in the U.S. and Europe. Inaxaplin is an APOL1 inhibitor aimed at treating the underlying cause of AMKD.
Migraine-related disability, impact, and health-related quality of life among patients with episodic migraine receiving preventive treatment with erenumab.
We evaluated the effect of erenumab, a fully human monoclonal antibody that inhibits the canonical calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor, on migraine-related disability, impact, and health-related quality of life among patients with...
ARISE: A Phase 3 randomized trial of erenumab for episodic migraine.
Calcitonin gene-related peptide plays an important role in migraine pathophysiology. Erenumab, a human monoclonal antibody that inhibits the calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor, is being evaluated for migraine prevention.