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Benlysta First Lupus Drug History

Share the infographic for benlysta lupus drug history:  It has taken more than a century to develop the first lupus drug. The drug Benlysta was not approved until 2011. It was the first drug to be developed specifically for lupus.  Join the Lupus Foundation of America’s efforts to urge congress to support funding for more lupus research.

Benlysta is an investigational human monoclonal antibody drug and the first in a new class of drugs called BLyS-specific inhibitors. These drugs precios de la viagra prevent b-cell proliferation and development into mature plasma cells with a resulting drop in antibody production. This mechanism of action is very well-suited to Lupus whose pathophysiology is widely thought to involve autoantibody formation. Read More...

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