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Summary for Patent: 8,568,721
Title:Method of treating rheumatoid arthritis with an anti-IL-6R antibody
Abstract: The present invention provides methods of preventing or treating rheumatoid arthritis using a fully human antibody or antigen-binding fragment thereof that specifically binds human interleukin-6 receptor (hIL-6R). The methods of the present invention may include administration of a second therapeutic agent, such as one or more of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), a glucocorticoid, a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD), or a TNF-alpha antagonist, T-cell blocker, anti-CD20 antibody, an IL-1, JAK or IL-17 antagonist, or any combination thereof.
Inventor(s): Radin; Allen (New York, NY), Stevens; Sean (San Francisco, CA), Huang; Tammy T. (Goldens Bridge, NY), Martin; Joel H. (Putnam Valley, NY), Fairhurst; Jeanette L. (White Plains, NY), Rafique; Ashique (Yonkers, NY), Smith; Eric (New York, NY), Pobursky; Kevin J. (Beacon, NY), Papadopoulos; Nicholas J. (LaGrangeville, NY), Fandl; James P. (LaGrangeville, NY), Chen; Gang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Karow; Margaret (Santa Rosa Valley, CA)
Assignee: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Tarrytown, NY)
Application Number:13/462,938
Patent Claims:see list of patent claims

Details for Patent 8,568,721

Applicant Tradename Biologic Ingredient Dosage Form BLA Number Approval Date Patent No. Assignee Estimated Patent Expiration Status Orphan Source
Genentech RITUXAN rituximab SOLUTION;INTRAVENOUS 103705 001 1997-11-26   Start Trial Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Tarrytown, NY) 2026-06-02 RX search
Genentech RITUXAN rituximab SOLUTION;INTRAVENOUS 103705 002 1997-11-26   Start Trial Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Tarrytown, NY) 2026-06-02 RX search
Centocor Inc REMICADE infliximab VIAL 103772 001 1998-08-24   Start Trial Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Tarrytown, NY) 2026-06-02 RX Orphan search
>Applicant >Tradename >Biologic Ingredient >Dosage Form >BLA >Number >Approval Date >Patent No. >Assignee >Estimated Patent Expiration >Status >Orphan >Source

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