View Full Version : Abatacept Found Ineffective In Treatment Of Non-Life Threatening Lupus

09-29-2010, 06:12 AM
Results from a 12-month multi-center clinical trial did not show therapeutic benefit of abatacept over placebo in patients with non-life threatening systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Abatacept failed to prevent new disease flares in SLE patients tapered from corticosteroids in an analysis where mild, moderate and severe disease flares were evaluated together...

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