Author Archives: Marisa Wexler MS

3 Methods for Measuring C1-INH Activity Give Comparable Results

Assessing C1-inhibitor (C1-INH) activity for the diagnosis and monitoring of hereditary angioedema (HAE) can be done through three distinct validated methods with similar accuracy, a new study found. The study, “Parallel comparison of three methodologies for measuring functional C1-inhibitor in Hereditary angioedema patients,” was published in …

Berotralstat Significantly Lowers HAE Attack Frequency, Phase 3 Trial Reports

Preventive treatment with oral berotralstat (BCX7353) significantly lowers the frequency of swelling attacks in people with hereditary angioedema (HAE), newly published results from the APeX-2 clinical trial demonstrate. The study, “Oral once-daily berotralstat for the prevention of hereditary angioedema attacks: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 3…