prostate cancer

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Sanofi launches Jevtana in UK

July 6, 2011
Sales and Marketing Jevtana, Sanofi, prostate cancer

Sanofi has launched its promising advanced prostate cancer drug Jevtana in the UK following EMA approval in March. Jevtana (cabazitaxel) …

Prostate cancer drug Zytiga gains US approval

May 5, 2011
Sales and Marketing Centocor Ortho Biotech, Johnson & Johnson, Zytiga, prostate cancer

Zytiga a new treatment for the most hard to treat cases of prostate cancer has been approved in the US. …

GSK withdraws applications for Avodart

March 25, 2011
Research and Development Avodart, Cancer, GSK, bph, prostate cancer

GlaxoSmithKline has withdrawn all regulatory applications for Avodart to prevent prostate cancer after regulators raised doubts about its benefit/risk profile. …

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Sanofi prostate cancer drug Jevtana approved in Europe

March 21, 2011
Sales and Marketing Jevtana, Sanofi-Aventis, TROPIC clinical trial, cabazitaxel, cancer drugs, chemotherapy, prostate cancer

Sanofi-Aventis’ new chemotherapy treatment Jevtana has followed up on its US approval last year by receiving the green light in …

Late-stage blow to AstraZeneca’s prostate cancer drug

February 7, 2011
Research and Development AstraZeneca, Cancer, prostate cancer, zibotentan

A late-stage trial of AstraZeneca’s oral prostate cancer drug zibotentan has been halted after it failed to meet its primary …

Success in pre-clinical microRNA treatment of prostate cancer

January 19, 2011
Research and Development MD Anderson Cancer Center, MicroRNA, Mirna Therapeutics, RNA interfering, miRNA, prostate cancer, rnai

A new MicroRNA treatment for prostate cancer has been highly effective against the disease in pre-clinical studies. MicroRNAs, or miRNAs, …

Bavarian Nordic courting cancer vaccine backers

November 12, 2010
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Bavarian Nordic, Dendreon, Prostvac, Provenge, TroVax, cancer vaccine, prostate cancer, prostate cancer vaccine, zibotentan

Danish biotech Bavarian Nordic is in ‘advanced discussions’ with a number of potential pharma partners for its phase II therapeutic …

Late stage cancer drug failure for AstraZeneca

September 27, 2010
Sales and Marketing AstraZeneca, prostate cancer, zibotentan

AstraZeneca’s oncology pipeline has suffered a further blow after prostate cancer drug zibotentan failed to meet its primary endpoint of …

US approval for Sanofi’s Jevtana

July 19, 2010
Sales and Marketing Jevtana, Sanofi-Aventis, chemotherapy, prostate cancer

US regulators have approved Sanofi-Aventis’ chemotherapy agent Jevtana in combination with the steroid prednisone to treat men with prostate cancer. …

NHS Direct

Digital Pharma: NHS Direct pilots online treatment aids

June 11, 2010
Medical Communications NHS, NHS Direct, osteoporosis, patient information, prostate cancer

NHS Direct is piloting online decision aids to help patients suffering from osteoporosis or prostate cancer make informed healthcare choices. …

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