Author Archives: Joana Carvalho

Givosiran Continues to Show Promise in Treating AHP, Trial Data Shows

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals announced new findings from several clinical trials that continue to demonstrate the effectiveness of givosiran, the company’s investigational therapy for the treatment of acute hepatic porphyria (AHP). The findings were presented at the 2019 International Congress on Porphyrins and Porphyrias (ICPP), held Sept. 8-11…

AIP Patients Need Support, Education to Avoid Recurrence, Study Says

Continued support, counseling, and education are important for patients with acute intermittent porphyria so that they can use that knowledge to avoid disease recurrence, a study says. The findings of the study, “Self-efficacy and self-management strategies in acute intermittent porphyria,” were published in BMC Health Services Research.