Johnson & Johnson’s blockbuster blood cancer drug Darzalex significantly reduced the risk of disease progression or death in patients who have not been previously treated for multiple myeloma, late-stage study data showed.

bluebird bio announced that it expected to file three applications for regulatory approval by the end of 2019.

A look at five biotech companies in the cancer market and their upcoming releases at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).

Danish biotech Genmab, which has seen its shares rocket 163 percent this year, is set for further gains as new research data showed increased potential for its Darzalex blood cancer treatment, analysts said on Wednesday. Patients using the drug had an overall survival rate of 90 percent and a 72 percent progression free survival rate […]

    First-in-class immunotherapy approved for multiple myeloma patients who have received three or more prior lines of therapy, including a proteasome inhibitor (PI) and an immunomodulatory agent or who are double refractory to a PI and an immunomodulatory agent PR Newswire, HORSHAM, PA, November 16, 2015 Janssen Biotech, Inc., a Janssen Pharmaceutical Company of […]

U.S. regulators have approved an experimental treatment from Johnson & Johnson that may offer hope to multiple myeloma patients who have run out of other options against the blood cancer. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday said it had approved Darzalex (daratumumab) for patients who had already undergone at least three prior standard […]

Novartis AG said on Friday it received European Union approval for Farydak, a treatment for multiple myeloma that the company said gives new options for adult patients whose disease has progressed following standard therapy. Novartis received similar approval for Farydak from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in February for treating multiple myeloma, a form […]