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2014-05-31 16:20:13

Single agent NKTR-102 exceeds primary endpoint with fifty-five percent of patients achieving six-week progression-free survival and fifteen percent of patients achieving partial response SAN FRANCISCO, May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) announced today new data from an investigator-sponsored Phase 2 study of NKTR-102 (etirinotecan pegol) in patients with Avastin-refractory high-grade glioma conducted at Stanford Cancer Institute under the direction of...

2014-05-31 08:20:41

VANCOUVER, British Columbia and MENLO PARK, Calif., May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DelMar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: DMPI) ("DelMar") announced the presentation of interim clinical data from the company's ongoing clinical trial with VAL-083 in refractory glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) during the Central Nervous System Tumor Session at the 50(th) Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), which is being held at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago. In...

2014-05-30 08:24:56

- Results from Phase I study of investigational oncology compound ABT-414 in patients with recurrent or unresectable glioblastoma multiforme, an aggressive type of brain cancer NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) released preliminary results from an ongoing Phase I study with ABT-414, an anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) monoclonal antibody drug conjugate, in combination with temozolomide, which showed four objective responses, including one...

2014-05-29 08:30:55

Company Reported Positive Preliminary Responses in Phase I/II Trial Patients; Feuerstein Falsely Claims There Is No Positive Trial Information BETHESDA, Md., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) (NW Bio), a biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, refuted the latest blatantly false and misleading statements made by Adam Feuerstein, in an article on Tuesday, May 27....

2014-05-27 12:32:49

BETHESDA, Md., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) (NW Bio) announced today that the Company will host a conference call and webcast with CEO Linda Powers today, May 27, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time to review the early results of the Phase I/II DCVax®-Direct Trial announced this morning and answer questions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110329/SF73084LOGO Participants must register in order to participate in the conference call. There are...

2014-05-27 08:29:27

Initial Responses Seen Before Patients Have Completed Treatments; BETHESDA, Md., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) (NW Bio), a biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, today provided a summary of initial data to date in its ongoing Phase I/II clinical trial of DCVax-Direct for all types of inoperable solid tumors. The Company reported that over 50% of the patients who have completed at least half of...

2014-05-22 23:07:52

American Brain Tumor Association Conference to Be Held July 25 - 26 Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The American Brain Tumor Association will host its annual patient and family conference, the largest research, education and networking event solely dedicated to advancing the understanding of the latest brain tumor research, treatment and caregiving strategies, on July 25 & 26, at the Renaissance Chicago O’Hare Suites, in Chicago. Brain tumor experts from across the country are...

2014-05-22 08:29:48

In Addition, Toca 511 Clinical Data to be Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting SAN DIEGO, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tocagen Inc. today announced multiple scientific contributions at the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ASGCT) 17(th) Annual Meeting, held May 21 to 24, 2014 at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC. At the ASGCT Annual Meeting, data from clinical and preclinical studies of Toca 511 will be presented in two podium presentations:...

2014-05-20 20:22:05

VANCOUVER, British Columbia and MENLO PARK, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DelMar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: DMPI) ("DelMar" and "DelMar Pharma") provided a quarterly update and a summary of progress toward the Company's goals for the year. DelMar also announced an investor conference call to take place on Thursday June 5, 2014 at 11:30 am EDT. Details and log-in information will be posted on the website at www.delmarpharma.com in advance of the call. Highlights from the...

2014-05-19 08:28:02

A registry of 457 recurrent glioblastoma patients shows that patients treated commercially with NovoTTF Therapy in 2012 and 2013 achieved the longest median overall survival yet shown in non-experimental use for patients with recurrent glioblastoma NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novocure, a commercial stage oncology company, announced today that an analysis of the efficacy and safety data from its U.S. patient registry will be published as part of the 50(th) meeting of the...


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