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2024 May 22



Efficacy and safety of bimekizumab in patients with moderate-to-severe hidradenitis suppurativa (BE HEARD I and BE HEARD II): two 48-week, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre phase 3 trials.


Kimball AB, Jemec GBE, Sayed CJ, Kirby JS, Prens E, Ingram JR, Garg A, Gottlieb AB, Szepietowski JC, Bechara FG, Giamarellos-Bourboulis EJ, Fujita H, Rolleri R, Joshi P, Dokhe P, Muller E, Peterson L, Madden C, Bari M, Zouboulis CC


Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa have substantial unmet clinical needs and scarce therapeutic options. We aimed to assess the efficacy and safety of bimekizumab, a monoclonal IgG1 antibody that selectively inhibits interleukin (IL)-17F and IL-17A, in patients with moderate-to-severe hidradenitis suppurativa.