Yedida Y Bogachkov PhD,  —

Yedida Y. Bogachkov is a science writer for BioNews. She holds a PhD in cellular and molecular pharmacology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to joining BioNews, she was conducting scientific research analyzing cancer genomics. She’s a Chicago native and hasn’t moved out of her hometown. Yes, she actually likes snow and enjoys having all four seasons. Yedida likes being out in nature, and in her free time, she can be found outside enjoying the fresh air or baking (inside). She is, unsuccessfully, trying to persuade the rest of her family to enjoy hiking. Yedida is excited to bring her passion for science and her desire to help people to BioNews.

Articles by Yedida Y Bogachkov PhD

Soliris Boosts Success of Kidney Transplants in Small aHUS Study

Soliris (eculizumab) prevented disease recurrence in a small group of patients with primary atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) after they underwent kidney transplantation, a recent study has found. The study, “Efficacy and Safety of Eculizumab in Kidney Transplant Patients With Primary Atypical Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome,” was published in…

SB12 Equivalent to Soliris in Phase 1 Trial

Samsung Bioepis announced that its product SB12, a proposed biosimilar — a product that is highly similar, with no clinically meaningful differences, to an original patented product — to Soliris (eculizumab), showed equivalent properties with regards to the therapy’s safety, pharmacokinetics, and immune profile in a…