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Grifols Affirms Commitment to Patients During Alpha-1 Awareness Month

November is Alpha-1 Awareness Month, and Grifols is proud to share its efforts to further increase Alpha-1 diagnosis rates and expand treatment options. Alpha-1 awareness matters. …

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Mereo BioPharma and TAP Work Together in Clinical Study

Mereo BioPharma Group plc announced a collaboration with (and investment from) the venture philanthropy arm of the Alpha-1 Foundation, The Alpha-1 Project, Inc. (TAP) in …

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Papers on Alpha-1 Research Published in the COPD Foundation Journal

The latest issue of the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases: Journal of the COPD Foundation (Volume 5, Issue 4 – 2018) features papers from presenters at …

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Collaboration on New RNA Interference Drugs

(Reuters) – Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc (ARWR.O) said on Thursday Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) would develop and market its gene-silencing Hepatitis B treatment and buy a …

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Karen Erickson to Lead Operations in TAP

Summary: She has become one of the country’s leading advocates on patient-centered drug development and clinical trial design. The Alpha-1 Project (TAP) announces the appointment …

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Gene-silencing Therapy (RNAi) is on the Move

“The recent announcements by Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals are excellent news for our patients. Both companies are developing therapies for the liver by ‘silencing’ …

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Antibacterial Drug for Rare Lung Disease Gets Approved

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new drug, Arikayce (amikacin liposome inhalation suspension), for the treatment of lung disease caused by a …

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European Alpha-1 Research Collaboration – EARCO

A European Alpha-1 Research Collaboration (EARCO) has been formed to build a network of researchers and clinicians across Europe to improve research and treatment of …

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Peg Iverson joins the Board of Directors

The Alpha-1 Foundation announces that Peg Iverson was named as member of its Board of Directors. Peg is very involved with the Alpha-1 community and …

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Small Advances of Great Achievement in AATD Research Throughout Spain

September 2018, Valencia, Spain The following report is submitted by Dr. Francisco Dasí (PhD) as a summary of the different  lines of AATD research which …

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