Biogen Idec Celebrates World Hemophilia Day

April 15, 2011Dear members of the bleeding disorders community,On Sunday, alongside individuals with bleeding disorders and their families, advocates and healthcare professionals, Biogen Idec celebrates World Hemophilia Day and reinforces our strong commitment to scientific discovery focused on changing the lives of people with hemophilia.While hemophilia is a new disease area for the company, our […]

Drug That Slows Bleeding Shows Off-Label Dangers

Link to New your Times Article By GINA KOLATA Published: April 18, 2011 A powerful, costly drug approved in 1999 for a small group of patients who may bleed uncontrollably during surgery is now used in a host of other surgical situations, sometimes with serious negative effects, two new studies report. The studies present a […]