We discuss with Michael Wechsler (National Jewish Health, Denver, CO, USA) the clinical evidence supporting the use of dupilumab in patients with asthma and specifically the major findings from the long-term safety evaluation of dupilumab in the LIBERTY ASTHMA TRAVERSE trial (NCT02134028).
1. What are the major unmet needs in the biologic treatment of moderate to severe asthma? (0:17)
2. Could you tell us a little about dupilumab, its mechanism of action and its advantages compared to other biologic therapies? (1:30)
3. What clinical evidence supports the efficacy and safety of dupilumab? (3:20)
4. Could you give us a brief overview of the LIBERTY ASTHMA TRAVERSE study and its major findings? (5:05)
5. Which patients are most likely to benefit from dupilumab therapy? (6:50)
Disclosures: Michael Wechsler has acted as a consultant for Sanofi Aventis, Regeneron, Amgen, AstraZeneca, Teva, GSK, Novartis, Genentech, Equillium, Cohero and Boehringer Ingelheim.
Support: Interview and filming supported by Touch Medical Media.
Filmed in coverage of the ERS International Congress 2020.
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