Interstitial Lung Disease News and Research

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Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a broad group of lung diseases comprising of more than a hundred distinct disorders. All of these involve scarring or inflammation of the interstitial lung tissue and affect the volume of oxygen that can reach the bloodstream via the respiratory system.
FDA approves LORBRENA for treatment of patients with ALK-positive metastatic NSCLC

FDA approves LORBRENA for treatment of patients with ALK-positive metastatic NSCLC

Toxic effects of drugs in the lungs 'more widespread than thought'

Toxic effects of drugs in the lungs 'more widespread than thought'

Researchers identify common genetic connection in lung conditions

Researchers identify common genetic connection in lung conditions

Takeda announces positive Phase 3 ALTA-1L data in first-line therapy for advanced ALK+ NSCLC

Takeda announces positive Phase 3 ALTA-1L data in first-line therapy for advanced ALK+ NSCLC

Veracyte to present data demonstrating potential of Envisia Genomic Classifier to improve ILD diagnosis

Veracyte to present data demonstrating potential of Envisia Genomic Classifier to improve ILD diagnosis

Phase 3 ECHELON-2 clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS plus CHP meets primary endpoint

Phase 3 ECHELON-2 clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS plus CHP meets primary endpoint

Pfizer announces FDA approval of VIZIMPRO for first-line treatment of EGFR-mutated metastatic NSCLC

Pfizer announces FDA approval of VIZIMPRO for first-line treatment of EGFR-mutated metastatic NSCLC

ADCETRIS drug receives approval in Japan as frontline treatment option for Hodgkin lymphoma

ADCETRIS drug receives approval in Japan as frontline treatment option for Hodgkin lymphoma

CHMP adopts positive opinion of Takeda’s ALUNBRIG for treatment of ALK+ non-small cell lung cancer

CHMP adopts positive opinion of Takeda’s ALUNBRIG for treatment of ALK+ non-small cell lung cancer

New guideline developed to help physicians diagnose idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

New guideline developed to help physicians diagnose idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Patients and families gather to gain more awareness, knowledge about myositis

Patients and families gather to gain more awareness, knowledge about myositis

New safety guideline released for prescribing biological therapies in inflammatory arthritis

New safety guideline released for prescribing biological therapies in inflammatory arthritis

UAB receives NIH grant to continue evaluation of new medication for IPF

UAB receives NIH grant to continue evaluation of new medication for IPF

Scleroderma Foundation names Tulane professor as 'Doctor of the Year'

Scleroderma Foundation names Tulane professor as 'Doctor of the Year'

Penn researchers develop first mouse model of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Penn researchers develop first mouse model of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

People with type 2 diabetes more likely to suffer from breathlessness, restrictive lung disease

People with type 2 diabetes more likely to suffer from breathlessness, restrictive lung disease

Low blood levels of vitamin D linked to increased risk of interstitial lung disease

Low blood levels of vitamin D linked to increased risk of interstitial lung disease

Chinese researchers report first clinical trial based on autologous lung stem cell transplantation

Chinese researchers report first clinical trial based on autologous lung stem cell transplantation

Exoskeleton device helps man with disabling condition to complete 10K race

Exoskeleton device helps man with disabling condition to complete 10K race

Researchers develop potential stem cell treatment for several lung conditions

Researchers develop potential stem cell treatment for several lung conditions