Leading UK physicians and SMA advocacy groups have sent a strongly worded letter to Sir David Haslam, Chair of the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE), objecting to the proposed negative recommendation on nusinersen therapy.
In response to our queries Biogen has now sent us their take on the draft NICE guidance. Please read their Community Update below.
In the draft guidance issued today, the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) decided NOT to recommend the use of nusinersen (Spinraza®) as an NHS treatment for spinal muscular atrophy in England and Wales.
Uruguay has approved Spinraza as a treatment for SMA.
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