Category: avacopan

  • Flash FDA approval sends ChemoCentryx spiralling upwards

    ChemoCentryx has claimed FDA approval for its avacopan drug for a rare autoimmune disease, becoming the first orally-active drug that targets the complement C5 receptor. Avacopan will be launched as Tavneos in the coming weeks as a treatment for two forms of ANCA vasculitis – granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA) and microscopic polyangiitis (MPA) – in […]