Researchers at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland, potentially developed a blood test for brain cancer using high-throughput attenuated total reflection (ATR)-Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) spectroscopy with machine learning.
AbbVie is slashing 178 jobs from the company’s Stemcentrx subsidiary in South San Francisco.
AbbVie halted a Phase III trial evaluating rovalpituzumab tesirine as a second-line therapy for advanced small-cell lung cancer after an Independent Data Monitoring Committee called for the stoppage due to shorter overall survival in the Rova-T arm.
Citing the National Institutes of Health (NIH), CNN reported there are 274 glioblastoma multiforme studies underway or recruiting across the United States.
Bexion Pharmaceuticals and the drugmaker’s investigational cancer treatment BXQ-350 is receiving lots of mainstream media coverage as a potential game changer.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted orphan drug designation to PharmAbcine Inc.’s leading clinical compound TTAC-0001 for the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme.