Human Genome Sciences, Inc. (HGSI) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Initiate Phase 3 Trial of Belimumab (BENLYSTA┬«) Administered Subcutaneously in Subjects with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus  
12/15/2011 7:12:21 AM

ROCKVILLE, Md. & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Human Genome Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: HGSI) and GlaxoSmithKline PLC (GSK) today announced that dosing has been initiated in BLISS-SC, a new Phase 3 trial to evaluate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of BENLYSTA® (belimumab) administered subcutaneously (SC) once-weekly to autoantibody-positive adults with active systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).