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EDDs are inflammatory illnesses in which elevated eosinophils are a direct cause or are thought to play a critical role.1 Some EDDs have limited or no approved treatment options, creating a significant unmet need for innovative medicines. We know now that a process called eosinophilic immune dysfunction may be responsible for the eosinophil recruitment and activation that is driving these diseases. Backed by a growing body of evidence, we’re committed to advancing the understanding of the role of eosinophils in inflammatory diseases across Respiratory & Immunology电竞外围投注app
– Living with Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)
“It was pretty terrifying to not be able to go out and eat and take my wife anywhere without worrying about getting home...or having severe abdominal pain so bad that it just made you bend over in a ball.”
– Living with Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (EGPA)
“Before this, I was a career person and I exercised a lot and now I can’t do any of that anymore. Your friends kind of disappear when you get sick because nobody wants to sit on your couch constantly and watch movies, but that’s pretty much what you can do. It’s hard for you to get up and do things."
– Living with Hypereosinophilic Syndrome (HES)
“Between 2010 and 2014, I was hospitalised 26 times. They thought I had been in a fire because that’s the way my skin looked. It looked like someone whose skin had been burned and really what caused that was my excessive scratching and bleeding.”
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Veeva ID: Z4-23707
Date of Preparation: April 2020
Date of Expiration: April 2022