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NCATS-Supported Clinical Trial Shows Survival Improvement for People Hospitalized with COVID-19

NCATS coordinated and oversaw the ACTIV-1 Immune Modulators clinical trial, which found that two immune modulator drugs substantially improved clinical status and reduced deaths for adults hospitalized with COVID-19.

A graphic image that has stylized depictions of facts and statistics from the publication, The IDeaS Initiative: Pilot Study to Assess the Impact of Rare Diseases on Patients and Healthcare Systems. Title: Rare diseases, individually rare, collectively common. Text: The medical costs of rare diseases have been underestimated; rare diseases are collectively common, affecting an estimated 25–30 million people in the United States; individual medical costs for people with a rare disease are 3–5 times greater t
Pilot Study Finds Nationwide Medical Costs for Rare and Some Common Diseases are Likely Similar

An NCATS-led study finds that the number of individuals with rare diseases and their medical costs have been underestimated, suggesting that nationwide health care costs associated with rare diseases are likely similar to common diseases such as cancer.

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