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FDA expands use of Baxter's Rixubis in children

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The FDA on 15 September gave Baxter the go-ahead to market Rixubis, a recombinant factor IX, for use in children with hemophilia B based on data finding 39.1% of pediatric patients younger than 12 years experienced no bleeds on prophylactic treatment.

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