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Australian oncology-focused biotechnology company, Novogen Ltd (ASX: NRT; NASDAQ: NVGN) today announced that it has entered into a worldwide licensing agreement with Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, to develop and commercialise GDC-0084, a small molecule inhibitor of the phosphoinositide-3-kinase (PI3K) pathway. The lead indication for GDC-0084 is glioblastoma…

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced that it received the Prix Galien USA Discovery of the Decade biotech award for Yervoy (ipilimumab), the Company’s recombinant, human monoclonal antibody. In honor of the 10th anniversary of the Prix Galien awards and recognizing this decade as one of history's most productive for research, this…

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Aratana Therapeutics, Inc., a pet therapeutics company focused on the licensing, development and commercialization of innovative biopharmaceutical products for companion animals, plans to present at the 2016 Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 8 at 8:30 a.m. MT in Scottsdale, Arizona and at Stifel Healthcare Conference 2016 on Wednesday,…

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The Global Preclinical Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech 2010-2016 report provides a detailed understanding and analysis of how, why and what terms companies enter preclinical stage partnering deals. These deals tend to be multicomponent, starting with collaborative R&D, and commercialization of outcomes. This report provides details…

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Lannett Company, Inc. announced successful results from a placebo-controlled Phase III clinical study evaluating C-Topical® (cocaine hydrochloride solution) 4% and 10% as a local anesthetic for diagnostic procedures or surgeries on or through the inside of the nose. The 646-patient study met all primary clinical endpoints of the trial and…

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ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced the publication of preclinical data on brigatinib, its investigational oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor in development for the treatment of patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase positive (ALK+) metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The design and preclinical characterization of brigatinib are described in an article titled, “The…

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IBM and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., announce a significant expansion of their existing global e-Health alliance with a focus on two key healthcare challenges: the discovery of new treatment options and improving chronic disease management. Both projects will run on the IBM Watson Health Cloud. The expanded partnership features a…

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AstraZeneca today announced positive results from the Phase III SOLO-2 trial designed to determine the efficacy of LYNPARZATM (olaparib) tablets (300mg twice daily) as a monotherapy for the maintenance treatment of platinum-sensitive relapsed, BRCA-mutated ovarian cancer.1 Results from the trial demonstrate a clinically-meaningful and statistically-significant improvement of progression-free survival (PFS)…

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Over the past two decades, big pharmaceutical companies increased their focus on biologics. Several companies recorded a revenue growth of more than 10 percent from biologics during the last 5 years, and in 2015, biologics dominated the list of the top 10 drugs by revenue. Already, nearly 50 percent of…

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Smithers Avanza, a contract research organization (CRO) supporting the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, announced that it has augmented its capabilities for pharmacokinetics (PK), immunogenicity, and biomarker testing through the addition of the Gyros Gyrolab™ xPS workstation. The new Gyrolab xPS allows the company to automate nanoliter-scale immunoassays to support both…