May 30, 2017

AstraZeneca @ASCO 2017

AstraZeneca (AZ), along with its global biologics research and development arm, MedImmune, will demonstrate how it is rapidly delivering on the Company’s science-led strategy for transformational cancer medicine development at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, US, 2-6 June 2017. With three new oncology […]
May 30, 2017

Amgen @ASCO 2017

Amgen announced that new clinical data and analyses from across its oncology portfolio will be presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago, June 2-6, 2017. Oral Presentation of New Analysis on Limited Renal Toxicity Associated With XGEVA® (denosumab) Compared With Zoledronic […]
May 30, 2017

AbbVie @ASCO 2017

AbbVie will present a total of 23 abstracts across several tumor types including brain cancer, hematologic malignancies, breast cancer, lung cancer and other solid tumors. Researchers will present efficacy and safety data on depatuxizumab mafodotin, an antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) being studied for the treatment of adults with amplified EGFR newly […]
May 28, 2017

Liquid Biopsies in Cancer: Opportunities and Challenges

Liquid Biopsy is a term given to a minimally invasive method of analyzing Tumor cell DNA circulating in the blood. This is a useful and very promising approach and opens new vistas compared to the Biochemical Biomarkers and Tissue Biopsies dependent monitoring of cancer. However, it throws its own challenges […]
May 28, 2017

CRC Abstracts – RAS Viewpoint

At ASCO 2017, the steadily increasing competitive intensity between Lonsurf (TAS-102, Taiho) and Stivarga (regorafenib, Bayer) will be on display . In addition, the I/O agents are reading out both as monotherapy in specific (dMMR/MSI-H) patient segments, as well as in combinations with other cytotoxic and targeted agents in broader patient […]
May 26, 2017

Prostate Cancer Abstracts – RAS Viewpoint

ASCO 2017 is primarily setting the stage for future as it relates to Prostate Cancer – a large number of presentations are focused on early stage data from new compounds and/or combinations of existing. The truly practice impacting trials such as IMbassador250, ARASENS, PROfound and TRITON3 will be touched upon […]