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Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Ocrevus Significantly Decreases Disease Activity in MS Patients, Study Shows

FEBRUARY 27, 2017   - BY PATRICIA INACIO, PHD

Ocrevus (ocrelizumab), an investigational monoclonal antibody, significantly decreases disease activity in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), and is associated with a higher proportion of patients reaching no evidence of disease activity (NEDA), according to a new analysis.
NEDA is a parameter that measures the absence of disease activity (in clinical settings and in magnetic resonance imaging) in MS patients. This parameter is increasingly recognized for its utility in clinical trials and is a potential goal for MS therapeutics.
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