• diseases
  • These skin diseases are associated with other immune disorders, such as psoriatic arthritis or allergic asthma [ 1 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • In 2008, Centocor, Inc. and Ortho Biotech Inc. merged to form Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. In June 2010 Centocor Ortho Biotech acquired RespiVert, a privately held drug discovery company focused on developing small-molecule, inhaled therapies for the treatment of pulmonary diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • This factor has been particularly relevant since many biological medications are used for the treatment of chronic diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis or inflammatory bowel disease, or for the treatment of otherwise untreatable cancer during the remainder of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Monoclonal Antibody
  • Janssen Biotech, Inc., formerly Centocor Biotech, Inc., is a biotechnology company that was founded in Philadelphia in 1979 with an initial goal of developing new diagnostic assays using monoclonal antibody technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2009, the U.S. FDA approved Simponi, a human monoclonal antibody for treatment for arthritis, which was co-developed with Medarex, Inc. Centocor reaches agreement to sell oncology diagnostics business, 1998 press release Stephanie Saul. (wikipedia.org)
  • biologic
  • Collaborating with the biotechnology company Centocor, founded by Michael Wall and Hubert Schoemaker (later acquired by Johnson & Johnson and recently renamed Janssen Biotech, Inc.), Vilček and Le helped to develop the biologic drug initially termed cA2, which is now known commercially as infliximab, or Remicade. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • Diagnosis is made by clinical examination from an appropriate health professional, and may be supported by other tests such as radiology and blood tests, depending on the type of suspected arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the catalyst for psoriatic disease research, NPF is dedicated to promoting patient involvement in research studies and clinical trials. (wikipedia.org)
  • He helped to develop methods for the production of human fibroblast (beta) interferon that enabled its clinical utilization and molecular characterization. (wikipedia.org)
  • fatigue
  • The Unidimensional Fatigue Impact Scale (U-FIS) was developed in 2009 by Galen Research primarily for the measurement of multiple sclerosis related fatigue. (wikipedia.org)