Tag: Alpine Immune Sciences (ALPN)

Prohost Letter #460 ~ Treating IgA Nephropathy

Prohost Letter #460 Treating IgA Nephropathy Immunoglobulin A (IgA), the antibody of the immune system known to fight infections, can itself cause two important diseases. It can attack the body causing autoimmune diseases and  can build up glomeruli in the kidneys causing inflammation leading to a devastating disease known as IgA Nephropathy (IgAN) aka Berger’s Nephritis.  IgAN makes it hard for the kidneys to filter …

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2024 Financial Results

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) reported consolidated financial 2024 results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2024, and reiterated full year 2024 financial guidance. Reshma Kewalramani, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and President of Vertex Pharmaceuticals said, “Vertex delivered a strong start to 2024 with 13 percent product revenue growth and outstanding execution across the business. This quarter, we continued to expand our leadership . …

Alpine Immune Sciences Treating IgA Nephropathy Among Other Diseases

Alpine Immune Sciences Treating IgA nephropathy Alpine Immune Sciences (ALPN) announced a successful initiation of the second IgA nephropathy (IgAN) dose cohort in RUBY-3, a phase 1b/2a study in autoimmune glomerulonephritis. The safety Monitoring Committee (SMC) determined that repeat . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log in.