CSL Behring provides a broad range of resources and materials to assist physicians in the treatment of Alpha-1.
In addition to the resources you find here, you can receive individualized product support from your ZEMAIRA Inside Sales Representative at any time that is convenient for you and your practice.
Via standard mail, digital communications, and phone calls, ZEMAIRA Inside Sales Representatives can provide your practice with tools and resources to assist you with starting and maintaining patients on ZEMAIRA, including:
To speak directly with your ZEMAIRA Inside Sales Representative, call 1-855-ZEMAIRA (1-855-936-2472).
Contact your ZEMAIRA Inside Sales Representative via email at Zemairasupport@CSLBehringsales.com.
The Alpha-1 Foundation offers a CME program to help educate healthcare professionals on the standards for the diagnosis and management of Alpha-1.
The CareZ community includes a network of not-for-profit organizations and advocacy groups that may be able to provide additional Alpha-1 assistance.
CareZ works closely with AlphaNet to provide your patients ongoing monthly support from fellow Alphas.
The Alpha-1 Foundation
The Alpha-1 Foundation works closely with multiple agencies and the pharmaceutical industry to expedite the development of improved therapies. With the overriding goal of curing Alpha-1, the Alpha-1 Foundation has invested almost $47 million to support alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency research and programs at 94 institutions in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Australia.
Alpha-1 Genetic Counseling Center
Free tests are available to determine if your patient’s blood relatives have Alpha-1, regardless of whether they are showing symptoms. Family members of Alpha-1 patients are encouraged to call the Alpha-1 Genetic Counseling Center at 1-800-785-3177 to learn more about the importance of testing for Alpha-1.
The American Thoracic Society
The American Thoracic Society focuses on respiratory and critical care medicine, with a long-range goal of decreasing morbidity and mortality from respiratory disorders and life-threatening acute illnesses. The society helps to set the standards for prevention, treatment, and control of these serious diseases.
For product information about ZEMAIRA, please contact CSL Behring Medical Information at:
Email: Contact Us
You may also send correspondence by mail to the following address:
North American Headquarters
PO Box 61501
1020 First Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406 USA
Prior Authorization Checklist
This 1-sheet checklist helps identify and meet common prior authorization requirements for ZEMAIRA patients. Download the PDF .
DNA1 Testing Brochure
This 6-page brochure presents a helpful overview for physicians of DNA1 Advanced Alpha-1 Screening™—the only test that provides comprehensive next-generation screening of Alpha-1 for confident diagnosis without the need for additional testing. In addition to instructions on test administration and sample handling, the brochure explains the 4 proven test methods that the DNA1 test covers: targeted genotyping, clinical chemistry, next-generation sequencing, and isoelectric focusing. Download the PDF .
Family Testing Brochure
This 5-page brochure helps physicians explain the genetic risk of Alpha-1 to patients and underscores the need for family testing. The brochure explains the common risk factors for Alpha-1, how the condition is inherited through genes, and the benefits of early detection. Download the PDF .
Get an in-depth look at the science behind the DNA1 test with Chris Sanders, Founder and CEO of Biocerna, the company that developed DNA1 for CSL Behring. During this 8-minute film, Sanders discusses the rationale for creating the test and explains its unique, 4-faceted test methodology. Watch the video now.
The CareZ video provides a quick summary of the comprehensive programs and services offered to CareZ members. Watch the video now.