Alana M. Schlemmer

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
OBJECTIVES To investigate the impact of enhanced infusion rate of tocilizumab on the occurrence of infusion reactions, overall safety, and efficacy in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). METHOD We conducted a 24-week multicentre, open-label, randomized parallel group study comparing adverse event (AE) and effect profiles following tocilizumab IV 8 mg/kg every 4(More)
Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) are important enzymes for extracellular matrix degradation. Cleavage of collagen by MMP-8 is an important regulator of tissue remodeling in wound healing and repair, but it also contributes to the exacerbation of several inflammatory diseases and can serve a protective role in early stages of cancer. In addition through its(More)
  • 1