Author Archives: Magdalena Kegel

Rituxan Is Far Cheaper Than Other Therapy Options Over Myasthenia Gravis Patients’ Lifetimes, Study Shows

The cost of Genentech’s myasthenia gravis treatment Rituxan (rituximab) is half that of the blood purification process known as plasmapheresis and a third that of intravenous immunoglobulin therapy over a patient’s lifetime, according to a study. Few health insurance systems reimburse the costs of Rituxan for myasthenia gravis, the researchers…

2021 Myasthenia Gravis Survey Results

BioNews Survey Infographic

Myasthenia Gravis News conducted a survey from Feb. 11-March 28 to gain greater insight into the characteristics of the MG community and disease management. Results of the survey have now been published. Click on the image to view the infographic, and click here to read the story.