Title: Effectiveness of concomitant immunosuppressive therapy in suppressing the formation of antibodies to infliximab in Crohn's disease
Authors: Vermeire, Severine ×
Noman, Maja
Van Assche, Gert
Baert, Filip
D'Haens, Geert
Rutgeerts, Paul #
Issue Date: Sep-2007
Publisher: BMJ Publishing Group
Series Title: Gut vol:56 issue:9 pages:1226-1231
Abstract: Background: Episodic infliximab (IFX) treatment is associated with the formation of antibodies to IFX (ATIs) in the majority of patients, which can lead to infusion reactions and a shorter duration of response. Concomitant use of immunosuppressives (IS) reduces the risk of ATI formation.
ISSN: 0017-5749
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Translational Research in GastroIntestinal Disorders
Medicine Teaching Programs
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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