European life sciences venture capital firm Forbion announced a fifth fund of €460 million ($545 million) to invest in life sciences companies.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration requested ALX Oncology complete a standard safety study, which amounts to a partial clinical hold on a Phase II study pairing the company’s CD47 inhibitor ALX148 with Merck’s Keytruda in Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC).
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting & Exposition began December 5 with numerous presentations, abstracts and posters.
Roche Group member Genentech announced that new data from the pivotal Phase III MURANO and CLL14 studies support the efficacy of fixed-duration, chemotherapy-free Venclexta (venetoclax)-based combinations in certain people with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and provide more evidence on the potential value of minimal residual disease.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s Orladeyo (berotralstat) for prophylaxis to prevent attacks of hereditary angioedema in adults and young patients 12 years and older.
The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson has a presence in more than 80 of the hematology studies presented at the 62nd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting & Exposition in December.
Paris-based Ipsen secured Fast Track designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for Onivyde (irinotecan liposome injection) for study patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC) who progressed following a first-line platinum-based regimen.
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Genentech and Blueprint Medicines’ Gavreto (pralsetinib) as a treatment for adults and pediatric patients 12 and older who have been diagnosed with rearranged during transfection (RET)-mutant medullary thyroid cancer (MTC).
AstraZeneca is selling European rights (excluding Spain and the UK) to the erstwhile blockbuster cholesterol drug Crestor to German pharmaceutical company Grünenthal as the British drugmaker focuses on cancer treatments.