Earlier this week, the FDA approved AstraZeneca's Saphnelo (anifrolumab-fnia) for the treatment of adults with moderate-to-severe systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) who are receiving standard therapy.
Saphnelo is a first-in-class type I interferon (type I IFN) receptor antagonist and the first new treatment for SLE in more than 10 years. Its approval has been met enthusiastically by one key opinion leader (KOL) we spoke to this week.
To gauge how rheumatologists in general anticipate using Saphnelo, we are also running a snap-poll fielded with the following questions and will publish results and analysis next week…
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