The FDA greenlit the combination therapy along with limited chemotherapy for the first-line treatment of adult patients with metastatic or recurrent non-small cell lung cancer with no EGFR or ALK genomic tumor aberrations.
GlaxoSmithKline Plc’s two-drug HIV regimen Dovato was successful in suppressing the AIDS-causing virus in patients over 48 weeks at the same level of a previous three-drug treatment in a late-stage trial.
Shares of Karyopharm Therapeutics skyrocketed more than 36 percent after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the Newton, Mass.-based company’s Xpovio for treating multiple myeloma.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced updated results from studies evaluating Opdivo (nivolumab) and Yervoy (ipilimumab), alone or in combination, in patients with advanced or metastatic melanoma.
Novartis’ QMF149 met primary and key secondary endpoints in the Phase III QUARTZ clinical trial for asthma.