Facts and Figures
  • From the onset of symptoms the average diagnoses time is greater than 9 years.
  • Biosimilars are usually cheaper than the biologic drug to which they are similar by about 30% to 40%.
  • The HLA-B27 gene is closely associated with spondyloarthritis. The gene occurs at different rates in different populations, ranging from 0% for Bantu
  • There are many genes that are now associated with spondyloarthritis. New biologic drugs are being made that work on these genes. For example, an IL-17