J&J antibody benefits RA patients in a midstage study

05/24/2011 | Reuters

Johnson & Johnson's sirukumab, an anti-interleukin-6 monoclonal antibody, elicited a good or moderate response as well as improved symptoms in a majority of patients with rheumatoid arthritis who did not experience substantial relief from methotrexate, according to results of a 12-week Phase II trial. Sirukumab also is being studied among patients with lupus nephritis.

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