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Sep 27, 2021

Americans are Frustrated by Unexpected Blurry Near Vision Issues, a New Survey Reveals

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- From texting mishaps to lost reading glasses, the impact of age-related blurry near vision, or difficulty seeing things up close, on daily life can be pervasive. People who struggle with this may have presbyopia, which affects most adults over 40. It's a common and progressive eye condition that reduces the eye's ability to focus on things up close and can create a lot of frustration for those experiencing it.  

Sep 23, 2021

AbbVie Presents New Data Analyses for Growing Dermatology Portfolio at the 30th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced it will present 27 abstracts across its dermatology portfolio, including new analyses evaluating the safety and efficacy of RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) in atopic dermatitis and new data on SKYRIZI® (risankizumab) in psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, at the 30th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress, to be held virtually on September 29-October 2.

Sep 20, 2021

AbbVie Submits Regulatory Application to FDA for Risankizumab-rzaa (SKYRIZI®) for the Treatment of Patients 16 Years and Older with Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that it has submitted an application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval for risankizumab-rzaa (600 mg intravenous (IV) induction and 360 mg subcutaneous (SC) maintenance therapy), an interleukin-23 (IL-23) inhibitor, for the treatment of patients 16 years and older with moderate to severe Crohn's disease. The submission is supported by safety and efficacy data from three Phase 3 studies – ADVANCE, MOTIVATE and FORTIFY.

Sep 16, 2021

AbbVie Submits Regulatory Applications to FDA and EMA for Upadacitinib (RINVOQ®) for the Treatment of Adults with Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that it has submitted applications seeking approval for upadacitinib (15 mg and 30 mg (maintenance dose) and 45 mg (induction dose)) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis, who have had an inadequate response, lost response, or were intolerant to either conventional therapy or a biologic agent.

Sep 13, 2021

AbbVie and REGENXBIO Announce Eye Care Collaboration

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. and ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) and REGENXBIO Inc. (Nasdaq: RGNX) today announced a partnership to develop and commercialize RGX-314, a potential one-time gene therapy for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD), diabetic retinopathy (DR) and other chronic retinal diseases. RGX-314 is currently being evaluated in patients with wet AMD in a pivotal trial utilizing subretinal delivery, and in patients with wet AMD and DR in two separate Phase II clinical trials utilizing in-office suprachoroidal delivery. 

Sep 10, 2021

AbbVie Declares Quarterly Dividend

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.30 per share. 

Sep 10, 2021

AbbVie to Highlight Its Leadership in Movement Disorders at the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society Virtual Congress 2021

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that data from its robust neuroscience portfolio will be presented at the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) Virtual Congress 2021, taking place September 17-22. More than 20 abstracts across disease states, including Parkinson's disease, spasticity and cervical dystonia, will be presented.

Sep 09, 2021

AbbVie to Present at the Morgan Stanley Healthcare Conference

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) will participate in the Morgan Stanley Virtual 19th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Richard A. Gonzalez, chairman and chief executive officer, Michael Severino, M.D., vice chairman and president, Robert A. Michael, executive vice president and chief financial officer, and Jeffrey R. Stewart, executive vice president, commercial operations, will present at 9:15 a.m. Central time.

Sep 09, 2021

Clinical Trial of Investigational Epcoritamab (DuoBody®-CD3xCD20) in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory B-cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (B-NHL) Published in The Lancet

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Sept, 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) and Genmab A/S (Nasdaq: GMAB) today announced The Lancet published the results of the dose escalation part of the Phase 1/2 EPCORE™ NHL-1 first-in-human (FIH) dose escalation and cohort expansion clinical trial evaluating safety and preliminary efficacy of the investigational therapy epcoritamab (DuoBody®-CD3xCD20) in patients with relapsed/refractory B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (B-NHL). The full manuscript is available on The Lancet's website. Epcoritamab is being co-developed by Genmab and AbbVie.

Sep 08, 2021

AbbVie to Present Data From Its Migraine Portfolio at the 2021 International Headache Congress

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that data from its migraine portfolio will be presented at the International Headache Congress 2021, held jointly this year by the International Headache Society and the European Headache Federation, from September 8-12. The company will share a total of 23 abstracts, including two oral presentations and one abstract lecture.