Regeneron Pharmaceuticals announced positive top-line data from the Phase III PANORAMA study of Eylea (aflibercept) injection in moderately severe to severe non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
Phase II Data Support Potential for Novel Anti-VEGF/Anti-Angiopoietin-2 Bispecific Antibody, RG7716, for People With Diabetic Macular Edema
Genentech announced encouraging results from the Phase II BOULEVARD study. In people with vision loss from diabetic macular edema, treatment with intravitreal RG7716 resulted in clinically meaningful and statistically significant improvements in visual acuity gains compared with ranibizumab alone.
Momenta Pharmaceuticals and Mylan plan to begin a pivotal clinical study of a biosimilar to Regeneron’s blockbuster eye drug Eylea in first-half 2018.
KalVista Pharmaceuticals Inc. inked a collaboration deal with Merck & Co. for potential therapeutic treatments for diabetic macular edema.
Roche was granted an exclusive, worldwide license to develop and commercialize all IL-6 antagonist antibody technology owned by Eleven Biotherapeutics.