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2010-11-30 22:03:38

Rush University Medical Center has just enrolled the first U.S. patient in an international clinical trial testing a novel drug to treat certain kinds of melanoma, a deadly skin cancer that in its advanced stages currently has few effective treatments.

2010-08-26 14:00:17

Use of an experimental targeted drug to treat metastatic melanoma tumors with a specific genetic signature was successful in more than 80 percent of patients in a phase 1 clinical trial. Results of the trial of PLX4032, an inhibitor of a protein called BRAF that is overactive in more than half of all melanomas.

2009-05-11 00:08:05

Therapies are in the pipeline for stage IV metastatic melanoma, the illness Dr. Izzie Stevens faces in the ABC drama Grey's Anatomy, a U.S. researcher said. Dermatologist Dr.

2009-01-19 07:00:00

Ipilimumab Will Earn Decision Resources' Clinical Gold Standard for Stage IV Malignant Melanoma in 2012, According to a New Report from Decision Resources WALTHAM, Mass., Jan.

2008-12-03 05:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vical Incorporated (Nasdaq: VICL) today announced an exclusive, binding letter of intent with EIP Eczacibasi Ilac Pazarlama A.S.

2008-10-06 09:00:57

Genta Incorporated (OTCBB: GNTA) announced the presentation of a progress update from the Company's ongoing Phase 3 trial of Genasense(R) (oblimersen sodium) Injection, Genta's lead oncology product, in patients with advanced melanoma.

2008-09-16 12:00:49

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Medarex have announced updated survival data from three Phase II studies of ipilimumab in patients with advanced metastatic melanoma who had previously been treated.

2008-09-15 12:00:09

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) and Medarex, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEDX) today announced updated survival data from three Phase 2 studies of ipilimumab in patients with advanced metastatic melanoma (Stage III or IV) who had previously been treated.

2008-09-11 09:00:09

AmpliMed, a cancer therapeutics company, has entered into a license agreement with Korean-based pharmaceutical company Handok Pharmaceuticals for exclusive rights to its investigational cancer therapeutic Amplimexon in Korea.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.