Kineret (anakinra), a new biotech drug for rheumatoid arthritis

Amgen is now marketing Kineret (anakinra), a new biotech drug for rheumatoid arthritis.

It's the first interleukin-1 (IL-1) receptor antagonist.

Blocking this protein reduces joint pain and inflammation...and might slow the progression of the disease.

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