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2010-06-04 14:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced updated interim results of the Phase 1b dose-escalation trial, known as the 006 study, evaluating carfilzomib in combination with lenalidomide (Revlimid®) and low dose dexamethasone in patients with relapsed and/or refractory myeloma. These data are being presented today at the 46th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago by...

2010-06-03 11:45:00

HACKENSACK, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center announced today that its physicians and researchers will present 16 abstracts on treatment and diagnostic progress in many different areas of oncology during the Annual Meeting of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago, IL from June 4-8. "At the John Theurer Cancer Center, we're dedicated to providing extraordinary cancer care to our patients, which includes...

2010-06-01 06:00:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. and NEWTOWN, Pa., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and Onconova Therapeutics, Inc., announced today that they are collaborating to support the clinical advancement of ESTYBON(TM) (ON 01910.Na) the lead compound under development for treating patients with high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS). Through the partnership, LLS will provide up to $10 million in funding to support a multicenter, randomized, clinical trial of ESTYBON(TM) versus...

2010-05-20 17:01:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced the presentation of several studies evaluating carfilzomib, a selective, next-generation proteasome inhibitor, at the 46th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, June 4-8, 2010 in Chicago, IL. Presentations will highlight data from the carfilzomib development program in patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma and solid tumors. Each presentation...

2010-03-22 07:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that the multiple myeloma drug market will more than double from $2.1 billion in 2008 to $5.3 billion in 2018 in the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom and Japan. The Pharmacor 2010 findings from the topic entitled Multiple Myeloma reveal that market growth will be driven by increased use of...

2010-02-02 07:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that the company reached agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) for the Phase 3 international randomized trial. This pivotal trial, which is expected to begin in the first half of 2010, will enroll patients with relapsed multiple myeloma following treatment with one to three prior regimens. It is designed to evaluate the...

2010-01-25 14:53:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Telik, Inc. (Nasdaq: TELK) today announced the initiation of a Phase 1 clinical study to evaluate ezatiostat hydrochloride (TELINTRA, TLK199) tablets in combination with lenalidomide (Revlimid) in patients with Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS). This Phase 1 trial is an open label, multicenter, dose escalation study of TELINTRA in combination with lenalidomide in patients with non-deletion (5q-) low to intermediate-1 risk MDS. TELINTRA...

2009-12-16 07:35:00

Trial conducted pursuant to Special Protocol Assessment with the Food and Drug Administration QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AEterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS; TSX: AEZ) (the "Company"), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology and endocrine therapy, today announced the initiation, by its partner Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Inc. ("Keryx") (Nasdaq: KERX), of a Phase 3 registration clinical trial for perifosine (KRX-0401), the Company's PI3K/Akt pathway inhibitor,...

2009-12-16 07:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: KERX) announced today the initiation of a Phase 3 registration clinical trial for KRX-0401 (perifosine), the Company's PI3K/Akt pathway inhibitor, in relapsed / refractory multiple myeloma patients. The trial, entitled, "A Phase 3 Randomized Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Perifosine Added to the Combination of Bortezomib (Velcade®) and Dexamethasone in Multiple Myeloma...

2009-12-07 14:17:48

Carfilzomib induces a response in 45 percent of patients and reduces neuropathy The second-generation proteasome inhibitor carfilzomib is showing noteworthy response rates and low levels of adverse side effects among multiple myeloma patients in a phase II clinical trial, researchers reported today at the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology. The updated data from the 17-site study focuses on patients with relapsed or resistant multiple myeloma who have received one to...


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