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PHARMAC seeking feedback on funding proposal for haemophilia treatments
27 May 2015

PHARMAC is proposing changes to the funding of haemophilia treatments, and is seeking feedback on its proposal. The four types of haemophilia treatments that are currently funded would conti...

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HFNZ Launch Buddy Awards on World Haemophilia Day
16 April 2015

World Haemophilia Day is observed around the world on 17 April to increase awareness of haemophilia and other bleeding disorders, with an ultimate goal of ensuring better diagnosis and acces...

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Share your ideas for the 2015 Australia and New Zealand Haemophilia Conference
2 February 2015

The 17th Australian & New Zealand Conference on Haemophilia & Related Bleeding Disorders will be held from 1-3 October 2015 at the Gold Coast.  The Haemophilia Foundation of Australia (HFA),...

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Gene therapy found effective in hemophilia B
27 November 2014

In 10 patients with severe haemophilia B, the infusion of a single dose of gene therapy with an AAV8 vector resulted in long-term therapeutic factor IX expression associated with clinical im...

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Study suggests higher risk of inhibitors with some recombinant FVIII products
9 October 2014

A second study in less than two years suggests a higher risk of inhibitors in previously untreated hemophilia A patients (PUPs) with Kogenate FS and Helixate FS compared to other recombinant...

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2014 Hepatitis C Survey
22 September 2014

It is time for the annual survey of people with bleeding disorders and chronic hepatitis C in New Zealand. Every day at HFNZ we strive to provide the best service possible for every person w...

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