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2011-04-11 02:00:00

TUEBINGEN, Germany, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- immatics biotechnologies GmbH, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing advanced therapeutic vaccines that are active against cancer, today announced that Pfizer has agreed to support its pivotal Phase III trial (IMPRINT = IMA901 Multi-Peptide vaccine Randomized INTernational study) with IMA901, its therapeutic cancer vaccine for advanced renal cell carcinoma. The pivotal Phase III study will evaluate as the primary...

2011-04-06 15:52:35

Oncologists can use colorectal cancer patients' own immune system to boost the effects of chemotherapy and increase progression-free survival, according to Phase III study results presented at the AACR 102nd Annual Meeting 2011, held here April 2-6. Patients with advanced colorectal cancer are typically treated with combination chemotherapy with fluorouracil or the derivative product, capecitabine with or without levofolinic acid with irinotecan (FOLFIRI) or oxaliplatin (FOLFOX) given alone,...

2011-03-15 02:00:00

OXFORD, England, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Immune Response Surrogate Algorithm Shownto be a Significant Predictor of Clinical Benefit Oxford BioMedica plc ("Oxford BioMedica" or "the Company") (LSE: OXB), a leading gene therapy company, today announces that further analyses of the TroVax(R) Renal Immunotherapy Survival Trial ("TRIST"), a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase III study, have been accepted for publication in Cancer Immunology,...

2011-02-23 06:30:00

CALGARY, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX: ONC) (NASDAQ: ONCY) announced today that enrollment has been completed in a U.K. translational clinical trial investigating intravenous administration of REOLYSIN in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer prior to surgical resection of liver metastases (REO 013). The principal investigator is Professor Alan Melcher of St. James's University Hospital and the trial is sponsored by the University...

2011-02-04 06:00:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EntreMed, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENMD), today announced the publication of key papers on the clinical and preclinical development of ENMD-2076, an Aurora A/angiogenic kinase inhibitor. The clinical data were published in the December 3, 2010 on-line issue of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) journal, Clinical Cancer Research, and are expected to appear soon in the print version of the publication. Results from the Phase 1...

2011-01-27 15:40:00

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi-aventis (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and its subsidiary, BiPar Sciences, today announced that a randomized Phase III trial evaluating iniparib* (BSI-201) in patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer (mTNBC) did not meet the pre-specified criteria for significance for co-primary endpoints of overall survival and progression-free survival. Importantly, the results of a pre-specified analysis in patients treated in the...

2011-01-25 08:00:00

WORCESTER, Mass., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Generex Biotechnology Corporation (www.generex.com) (OTC Bulletin Board:GNBT), together with its wholly-owned immunotherapeutic vaccines subsidiary, Antigen Express, Inc. (www.antigenexpress.com), announced today that it has amended the Clinical Study Agreement with The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Inc. (www.hjf.org) in regard to the on-going Phase II clinical study of Antigen's AE37 novel...

2011-01-20 00:00:49

Enrollment for a Phase I study is open for patients with a form of colorectal cancer, where the patients will be treated with a cancer biologic called REOLYSIN Calgary, Alberta (Vocus/PRWEB) January 18, 2011 Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death among both men and women in the US. The American Cancer Society estimates that nearly 143,000 Americans were diagnosed with colorectal cancer and an estimated 51,370 died from the disease in 2010. Calgary-based biotechnology...

2011-01-10 08:56:01

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Quality of life measures seem to be most useful for clinical decision-making in trials where quality of life is the primary outcome, according to a new study. There has been increasing interest in the value of patient-reported symptom assessments and their potential usage as primary or secondary endpoints in new trials. Both the World Health Organization and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have endorsed quality of life measures, but they are not always incorporated...

2011-01-05 16:00:00

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi-aventis (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, BiPar Sciences, today announced that The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published the final phase II data for the investigational drug iniparib* (BSI-201) demonstrating significant clinical benefit in women with metastatic triple negative breast cancer (mTNBC) when iniparib was administered in combination with chemotherapy agents gemcitabine/carboplatin....


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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'