ALK’s five-year GRAZAX asthma prevention trial reveals benefits

Friday, July 7, 2017

ALK has released further analysis of data from its landmark five-year GRAZAX® Asthma Prevention (GAP) clinical trial in children. The analysis, which appears online in press in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, shows that the benefits of GRAZAX® in prevention of asthma symptoms were even more pronounced when treatment was initiated at an earlier age.

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ALK, bioCSL partner for allergy tablets

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

ALK and bioCSL have entered into a long-term partnership covering three ALK products in Australia and New Zealand. The agreement grants bioCSL exclusive rights in Australia and New Zealand to ALK’s sublingual allergy immunotherapy tablets (SLIT-tablets) for house dust mite (HDM) allergy and grass pollen allergy (marketed as Grazax in Europe and Grastek in North America), and its adrenaline auto-injector, Jext. ALK will be responsible for product supply and bioCSL will undertake registration and commercialization of the products.

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FDA postpones Advisory Committee meeting due to government shutdown

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

ALK, a research-driven global pharmaceutical company focusing on allergy prevention, diagnosis and treatment, has announced that due to the U.S. government shutdown, the FDA has temporarily postponed the Allergenic Products Advisory Committee meeting scheduled for Nov. 6 to discuss the Biologic License Application (BLA) for the investigational grass allergy immunotherapy (AIT) tablet. The FDA has not yet confirmed a new date for the Advisory Committee meeting.

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