Ruxolitinib

Ruben A. Mesa, Uma Yasothan, Peter Kirkpatrick

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Abstract

In November 2011, ruxolitinib (Jakafi; Incyte/Novartis), a small-molecule inhibitor of Janus kinases, was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of patients with intermediate or high-risk myelofibrosis, including primary myelofibrosis, post-polycythaemia vera myelofibrosis and post-essential thrombocythaemia myelofibrosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)103-104
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Drug Discovery
Volume11
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology
  • Drug Discovery

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    Mesa, R. A., Yasothan, U., & Kirkpatrick, P. (2012). Ruxolitinib. Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, 11(2), 103-104. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrd3652