• Voclosporin may effectively treat lupus nephritis at all stages of disease progression

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Adding the calcineurin inhibitor voclosporin to the standard of care was effective in treating lupus nephritis across all biopsy classes, according to pooled data from the AURA-LV and AURORA trials.
    Healio Nephrology previously reported on phase 3 results of the AURORA trial, which also demonstrated the drug was superior to standard of care (mycophenolate mofetil and low-dose steroids) in generating complete renal response; this analysis extends those findings through examining efficacy across disease stages.
    For the post-hoc analysis, researchers utilized data from 532 patients who were
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