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2014-05-07 08:32:14

First-in-class DOT1L Inhibitor in Clinical Development as Potential Personalized Therapeutic for Patients with Genetically Defined Acute Leukemias CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Epizyme, Inc. (NASDAQ: EPZM), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company creating innovative personalized therapeutics for patients with genetically defined cancers, today announced the initiation of a Phase 1b open-label clinical study of EPZ-5676 in pediatric patients with acute leukemias...

2014-05-02 08:24:57

First full quarter after launch of IMBRUVICA(TM) net product revenue of $56.2 million SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: PCYC) today reported financial results and recent developments for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Financial Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2014 GAAP and Non-GAAP net income (loss) Non-GAAP net income reported for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 was $31.3 million, or $0.40 net income per diluted share,...

2014-04-25 23:01:04

The acute lymphoblastic leukemia therapeutics market is segmented based on the existing regimens and drugs, pipeline drugs, and geography; http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/acute-lymphocytic-leukemia-therapeutics-market-518.html. (PRWEB) April 26, 2014 The “Acute Lymphocytic/Lymphoblastic Leukemia Therapeutics Market - (Pipeline Forecast & Market Forecast in G8 Countries) (2010 - 2020)” analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in...

2014-04-23 16:30:09

DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3mgfnj/acute) has announced the addition of the "Acute Lymphocytic/Lymphoblastic Leukemia Therapeutics Market - Pipeline Forecast & Market Forecast in G8 Countries (2011 - 2020)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3mgfnj/acute ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The acute...

2014-04-22 08:32:53

FLINT, Mich., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The US Food and Drug Administration has announced the expanded approval of Arzerra(®) (ofatumumab) in combination with chlorambucil for the first-line treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). Arzerra(®) was previously approved by the FDA in October 2009 for the treatment of CLL resistant to other forms of chemotherapy. Diplomat has access to dispense Arzerra(®). In the clinical trials results were evaluated based on...

2014-04-21 13:46:28

Although doctors have long known that people with Down syndrome have a heightened risk of developing acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) during childhood, they haven't been able to explain why. Now, a team of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute investigators has uncovered a connection between the two conditions. In a study posted online today by the journal Nature Genetics, the researchers track the genetic chain of events that links a chromosomal abnormality in Down syndrome to the cellular havoc...

2014-04-21 12:27:29

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) today announced that data from the Phase III PCYC-1112 (RESONATE(TM)) study of single agent IMBRUVICA(TM) (ibrutinib) vs. ofatumumab, an established therapy in relapsed refractory CLL, as well as data from an Independent Efficacy Evaluation of IMBRUVICA after three years of follow-up, will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 50th Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois May 30 - June...

2014-04-13 23:01:08

Transparency Market Research Report Added "Blood Disease Treatment Drugs Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2019" to its database. Browse Full Report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/blood-disease-treatment-drugs.html. Albany, New York, USA (PRWEB) April 13, 2014 Blood comprises of red blood cells, white blood cells, plasma and platelets. Sometimes, people might be affected with different types of blood disorders and...

2014-04-10 12:24:44

Emerging Therapies are Not Expected to Offer Improvements in Safety and Tolerability Attributes, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the effect of a therapy on overall survival and progression-free survival are attributes that most influence surveyed U.S. and European hematological oncologists' prescribing decisions for relapsed/refractory (R/R) chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic...

2014-04-08 08:31:42

New submission based on positive Phase 3 data from the RESONATE(TM) trial RARITAN, N.J., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Research & Development, LLC ("Janssen") today announced the submission of a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for IMBRUVICA(TM) (ibrutinib) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) by its collaboration partner Pharmacyclics, Inc. This regulatory submission is based on data from the Phase 3 RESONATE(TM) study in relapsed or refractory chronic...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.