Hemophilia Federation of America is a national nonprofit organization that assists, educates and advocates for the bleeding disorders community.
Note: The following is a summary of a letter dated Feb. 27, 2018, from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to CSL Behring. You can read the original letter here. The FDA has advised CSL Behring that the company鈥檚 promotional materials make misleading claims about the effectiveness of its Idelvion (Factor IX) product. 鈥淪uch […]
As noted in our July 10, 2017 story, Bioverativ has filed complaints in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware and with the U.S. International Trade Commission alleging that Idelvion, a novel factor IX albumin fusion protein developed by CSL Behring, infringes upon three Bioverativ patents. HFA, in collaboration with the National Hemophilia […]
Note: This story has been sourced from the website, www.thepharmaletter.com聽and The Australian Business Review. On Friday, July 7, 2017, Bioverativ filed complaints in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware and with the U.S. International Trade Commission alleging that Idelvion, a novel factor IX albumin fusion protein developed by CSL Behring, infringes upon […]
Global Drug Manufacturer CSL Behring announced last week it’s recognition of World Hemophilia Day by sharing news of a donation of聽more than 4 million international units (IUs) of its medicines to treat hemophilia A and/or von Willebrand Disease to the WFH Global Alliance for Progress (GAP) Program. To read the full release from CSL Behring, […]
It has come to our attention that Helixate FS, a recombinant clotting factor product sold and distributed by CSL Behring, is being removed from prescription benefit programs for a limited number of聽patients using CVS/Caremark effective January 1, 2017. Patients currently using Helixate FS who have the “Advanced Control Formulary” plan with聽CVS/Caremark will have the […]
Note: The following is an edited form of a press release from the FDA . The original form of the release can be read聽here. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved on Friday, March 4, Idelvion, Coagulation Factor IX (Recombinant), Albumin Fusion Protein, for use in children and adults with Hemophilia B. Idelvion is the […]
Note: The following is the edited version of a press release issued by CSL Behring. The original release can be found here. On December 7, 2015, CSL Behring聽presented data from its Phase III PROLONG-9FP clinical program evaluating the efficacy and long-term safety of its investigational long-acting fusion protein linking recombinant coagulation factor IX with recombinant […]
Note: The below is an edited press release from CSL Behring. To read the full release, click here. CSL Behring announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review the company鈥檚 Biologics License Application (BLA) for its novel investigational recombinant factor VIII single-chain (rVIII-SingleChain) for the treatment of hemophilia A. In the […]
CSL Behring聽announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review its Biologics License Application (BLA) for the marketing authorization of its long-acting fusion protein linking recombinant coagulation factor IX with recombinant albumin (rIX-FP). Upon FDA approval, rIX-FP will provide hemophilia B patients with a long-acting treatment option with dosing intervals up […]
This is an edited version of a press release from CSL Behring. To read the full release, please聽click here. ____________________ 聽CSL Behring聽announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review its Biologics License Application (BLA) for the marketing authorization of its long-acting fusion protein linking recombinant coagulation factor IX with recombinant […]
CSL Behring’s Gettin’ in the Game program, like our FitFactor program, encourages patients with hemophilia, von Willebrand disease (vWD), and other bleeding disorders to become active and stay active, touting the physical and mental benefits of sports and other activities. Recently, CSL Behring held their 13th Junior National Championship program, an annual golf and baseball […]
CSL Limited (ASX:CSL), parent company of CSL Behring which is based in King of Prussia, PA, today opened the CSL Behring Biotechnology Manufacturing Facility in Melbourne, Australia. The new facility, located adjacent to the site鈥檚 manufacturing plant for plasma products, is the centerpiece of CSL鈥檚 $250 million expansion at its Broadmeadows site and will play […]
April 6, 2009
Washington, DC: Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA) has received a $10,000 grant from CSL Behring to fund its Legislative Action Center.
HFA is a nonprofit organization serving the bleeding disorders community. Established in 1994, the organization has offered programming and grassroots advocacy on behalf of its individual members and its twenty-nine member organizations.
The CSL Behring Local Empowerment Grant will be used to provide the community the Legislative Action Center tool (Capwiz) on the Hemophilia Federation website.
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