Tagged as: Humira

AbbVie Reports Positive Phase 3 Results Showing Small Molecule Upadacitinib Is Superior To Adalimumab For RA

AbbVie recently announced positive results for upadacitinib, a small molecule Janus Kinase (JAK) inhibitor, in a phase 3 clinical trial of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). According to AbbVie, upadacitinib met all primary and secondary endpoints in the study, including superiority versus adalimumab, the anti-TNFα antibody that Abbvie markets as…

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Breaking News: PTAB Institutes IPR on Humira® Patent

Today, the PTAB instituted IPR proceedings on claims 1-5 of U.S. Patent No. 8,889,135, drawn to a method of treating a rheumatoid arthritis patient with a TNFα-inhibitor.  Humira®, marketed by Abbvie, is allegedly covered by the claims of the ’135 patent.  The IPR petition was filed by Coherus Biosciences, Inc….

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