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2011-12-12 15:34:18

Lymphoma and myeloma are both malignant diseases that arise from lymphocytes, a subset of blood cells, and commonly involve lymph nodes and the bone marrow. Although considerable progress has been made in the treatment of these diseases, they remain a significant challenge for patients and their hematologists. New research introducing unique treatment approaches and targets for lymphoma and myeloma will be presented today at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology....

2011-07-18 15:44:58

Studies Provide Insight to the Oncology Community on New Treatments, Methods to Predict Best Outcomes, and Patient Quality of Life Issues Researchers from the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center presented results from 14 cancer-related studies during the recently concluded American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, which took place June 3 "“ 7, 2011 in Chicago. The studies examined new cancer treatments, ways to predict the best treatment...

2011-06-06 15:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCYC) today announced data from the oral presentation of the Phase IB/II study of the Btk inhibitor, PCI-32765, in chronic lymphocytic leukemia / small cell lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL) at the 2011 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting. The company will also provide a clinical development program update for the Btk Inhibitor, PCI-32765. The update will include 1) efficacy from the Phase IA trial...

2011-06-03 12:39:40

Clinical researchers at VCU Massey Cancer Center have successfully completed a Phase I clinical trial evaluating a combination of the drugs Bortezomib and Alvocidib in patients with relapsed or refractory blood cancers, paving the way for a Phase II clinical trial to test the safety and effectiveness of the new therapy. Reported in the journal Clinical Cancer Research, the study determined the maximum tolerated dose with acceptable side effects for this novel drug combination. The trial...

2011-05-18 17:15:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) today announced that a clinical abstract on our Btk inhibitor, PCI-32765, has been selected for an oral presentation at the 47th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), June 3-7, 2011 in Chicago, IL. Additionally, two clinical abstracts on PCI-32765 have been selected for oral presentations at the 11th International Conference on Malignant Lymphoma (ICML) in Lugano, Switzerland,...

2011-05-04 15:12:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCYC) today reported recent developments and financial results for its fiscal third quarter that ended March 31, 2011. Recent Developments & Highlights -------------------------------- Broad Clinical Development Progress for Btk Inhibitor PCI- -- 32765 in B-cell Malignancies Based upon encouraging data from a Phase I study, Pharmacyclics has initiated...

2011-04-11 08:12:21

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Lymphoma is often difficult to treat in elderly patients because they cannot always tolerate chemotherapy. Now, a new study reveals a modified treatment approach may be an option for these patients. The new approach uses a decreased dose of conventional chemotherapy combined with a standard dose of the drug rituximab. Between 2006 and 2009, 150 patients over 80 years of age were enrolled from 38 centers across France and Belgium. The patients all had diffuse B-cell...

2011-02-21 06:39:00

BARCELONA, Spain, February 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ADVANCELL (http://www.advancell.net/), an emerging biopharmaceutical company, today announced positive results from a clinical study conducted with Acadra (Acadesine) in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (http://www.cancer.gov/) (CLL) patients resistant to current therapies. The company also announced promising non-clinical results in Multiple Myeloma (MM), Mantle Cell Lymphoma (MCL) and other lymphoproliferative disorders. Synergism of...

2010-12-07 07:15:00

ORLANDO, Fla. and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCYC) today announced results from the Phase IA study of its novel orally administered Bruton's tyrosine kinase (Btk) inhibitor, PCI-32765, in patients with relapsed or refractory B cell malignancies. The abstract titled "The Btk Inhibitor, PCI-32765, Induces Durable Responses with Minimal Toxicity in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory B-Cell Malignancies: Results from a Phase I study"...


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