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Antion launch new technology for cancer and tumour treatments

March 18, 2021
Cancer, action, blood cancer, myeloma

Antion Biosciences has launched a new T-cell technology platform to help with the development of new curative therapies for diseases …

ONK and Anthony Nolan combine forces to work on blood cancer therapies

February 22, 2021
Sales and Marketing Anthony Nolan, Cancer, ONK, blood cancer, cancer treatment

ONK Therapeutics and blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan will work together on therapies for patients with haematological malignancies (blood cancers) …


Researchers find Achilles’ heel protein in leukaemia

April 26, 2019
Medical Communications AML, Edinburgh, Protein, YTHDF2, blood cancer, drug targets, leukaemia

An international team of researchers have identified an “Achilles’ heel” protein that could lead to the development of novel treatments …


Novartis’ Kymriah & Gilead’s Yescarta become first EU-approved CAR T therapies

August 28, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing CAR T, CAR-T, Cancer, EU, Gilead, Kymriah, Novartis, UK, Yescarta, blood cancer, pharma

Almost one full year since the treatment was given a “historic” approval in the US, Novartis’ CAR T therapy Kymriah …


Blood cancer patients over 75 are significantly underrepresented in clinical trials, study finds

December 13, 2017
Research and Development FDA, blood cancer, leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloid leukaemia, pharma

The FDA’s first comprehensive analysis of clinical trial enrolment in older patients with blood cancers has revealed that the population …


FDA expands Roche drug indication to approve first-ever treatment for rare blood cancer

November 7, 2017
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Cancer, Erdheim-Chester Disease, FDA, Roche, blood cancer, pharma

The FDA has announced the approval of Roche’s Zelboraf (vemurafenib) in the treatment of Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD), expanding its already …


Existing arthritis drug could save thousands in blood cancer treatment

August 3, 2017
Research and Development University of Sheffield, arthritis, biotech, blood cancer, drugs, life sciences, medicine, pharma, pharmaceutical

Findings by researchers at the University of Sheffield have indicated that thousands of pounds could be saved in blood cancer …

Bayer celebrates FDA priority review for investigational blood cancer drug

May 17, 2017
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Bayer, FDA, blood cancer

Bayer has announced that its investigational blood cancer treatment copanlisib has been awarded priority review designation from the FDA, meaning …

Pfizer’s blood cancer drug first to be reappraised from Cancer Drug Fund

July 7, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Cancer, Cancer Drugs Fund, NICE, Pfizer, blood cancer, bosulif

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) recommended US pharma giant Pfizer’s (NYSE: PFE) Bosulif (bosutinib) to treat …


Amgen says its blood cancer drug gets European backing for extended indication

July 4, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Amgen, European Commission, Kyprolis, blood cancer, drug trial

Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) said the European Commission (EC) has approved a variation to the marketing authorization for its Kyprolis (carfilzomib) to include use …


Genmab’s CLL drug gets negative opinion from EMA committee

June 24, 2016
Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Arzerra, CHMP, CLL, EMA, Genmab, blood cancer

Genmab A/S (Nasdaq Copenhagen: GEN) said its drug Arzerra (ofatumumab) received a negative opinion by the Committee for Medicinal Products …


Nice rejects Celgene’s drug to treat blood cancer

June 24, 2016
Medical Communications, Research and Development CDF, Celgene, NICE, Vidaza, blood cancer

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) rejected biotech firm Celgene’s (Nasdaq: CELG) Vidaza (azacitidine) to treat a …


Janssen says Imbruvica shows improved PFS in blood cancer in long-term effectiveness study

June 14, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development Janssen, blood cancer, drug trial, imbruvica

Janssen said late-stage studies to test long-term effectiveness for its Imbruvica (ibrutinib) in blood cancer showed improved progression free survival …


EMA starts review of Gilead Sciences’ Zydelig following safety concerns

March 14, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing EMA, Gilead Sciences, blood cancer, clinical trials, zydelig

Regulators in Europe have initiated a safety review of Gilead Sciences’ (Nasdaq: GILD) blood cancer drug Zydelig (idelalisib) following reports …

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AstraZeneca in $5bn Acerta buyout talks

December 14, 2015
Sales and Marketing Acerta Pharma, AstraZeneca, acalabrutinib, acquisitions, blood cancer, buyout, chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, mergers, takeover

AstraZeneca has confirmed it is in negotiations to buy cancer drug developer Acerta Pharma BV for more than $5 billion …

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