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Pharma News for Novartis, Iovance, Certa, Innovent
FDA Approves Xolair for Food Allergies; FDA Accelerated Approval for Iovance’s AMTAGVI; Astellas and Kelonia Enter into Research and License Agreement; Fast Track Designation to Certa’s FT011; Innovent Announces Phase 3 Clinical Trial Updates for IBI311; Orphan Drug Designation to Cardiol’s Pericarditis Drug Candidate

FDA Approves Xolair as First and Only Medicine for Children and Adults with One or More Food Allergies Roche has announced that the FDA has approved Xolair® (omalizumab) to mitigate allergic responses, such as anaphylaxis, that may arise from accidental exposure to various foods in both adult and pediatric patie...

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Pharma News for GSK, Gilead, CSL, CymaBay
GSK Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for Bepirovirsen; Gilead to Acquire CymaBay Therapeutics; CSL Announces Top-line Results from the Phase III AEGIS-II Trial; Ruxoprubart Scores FDA Orphan Drug Designation for PNH Treatment; CymaBay Announces FDA Acceptance of NDA and Priority Review for Seladelpar; Biogen Received European Commission Approval for SKYCLARYS

GSK Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for Bepirovirsen in Chronic Hepatitis B GSK plc has revealed that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded Fast Track status to bepirovirsen, an experimental antisense oligonucleotide (ASO) designed to treat chronic hepatitis B (CHB). Fast Track designation ai...

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Pharma News For Astellas, AnaMar, Biosyngen
4DMT Presents Data From Phase II PRISM Clinical Trial; Adaptimmune Announces FDA Acceptance of Biologics License Application for Afami-cel; Astellas Submits Supplemental New Drug Application in Japan for PADCEV with KEYTRUDA; AnaMar Announces US and EU Orphan Drug Designation for AM1476; Biosyngen Announces FDA Fast Track Designation for BST02; Acepodia Announces FDA Clearance of IND Application for ACE2016

4DMT Presents Positive Interim Data from Randomized Phase II PRISM Clinical Trial of Intravitreal 4D-150 Demonstrating Favorable Tolerability & Clinical Activity in Wet AMD 4D Molecular Therapeutics, a prominent company in the field of genetic medicines with a focus on harnessing the full potential of geneti...

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Pharma News for Exelixis, AstraZeneca, Kyverna
BMS, and Exelixis’s Opdivo + CABOMETYX in First-Line Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma; AIRSUPRA Now Available as the First and Only FDA-approved Anti-inflammatory Rescue Option for Asthma; AstraZeneca’s Voydeya Receives First-ever Regulatory Approval; EMA Grants ODD to GC Biopharma’s Sanfilippo Syndrome (Type A) Treatment; FDA Approves NRx Pharma’s IND Application of NRX-101; FDA Fast Track Designation to Kyverna’s KYV-101

Opdivo in Combination with CABOMETYX Demonstrates Long-Term Survival Benefits After Four Years of Follow-Up in the CheckMate -9ER Trial in First-Line Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma Bristol Myers Squibb and Exelixis, Inc. have released the four-year follow-up findings from the CheckMate -9ER trial, which investiga...

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Pharma News for Merck, AbbVie, Abbisko
Merck to Acquire Harpoon Therapeutics; Novo Nordisk Enters Into Collaborations with Omega Therapeutics and Cellarity; AbbVie’s Lutikizumab’s Phase II Trial Result for Hidradenitis Suppurativa; Abbisko’s CSF-1R Inhibitor Pimicotinib (ABSK021); Cabaletta Bio’s CABA-201; FDA Grants Fast Track” Designation for Soligenix’s Dusquetide

Lutikizumab Showed Positive Results in a Phase II Trial of Adults with Moderate to Severe Hidradenitis Suppurativa as Program Advances to Phase III AbbVie has reported the results of Phase II trials indicating that adults experiencing moderate to severe hidradenitis suppurativa, and who had previously not respon...

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Pharma News for Merck, Roche, AbbVie, Abbisko Pfizer
FDA Grants Priority Review to Merck’s Application for KEYTRUDA Plus Padcev; Roche and Carmot Therapeutics’s Definitive Merger Agreement; AbbVie to Acquire ImmunoGen; FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation to LP-284; Merck Announces Commercialization Agreement With Abbisko; Pfizer and Valneva Complete Recruitment for Phase 3 VALOR Trial

FDA Grants Priority Review to Merck’s Application for KEYTRUDA Plus Padcev for the First-Line Treatment of Patients With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Urothelial Cancer Merck, operating as MSD internationally, reported that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has prioritized the review of a supplementar...

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Pharma News for Sanofi, Sosei, AstraZeneca, Arcturus
Dupixent Significantly Reduced COPD Exacerbations; Sosei Heptares to Regain Ownership of GSK4381406; AstraZeneca Gains Rights to Usynova’s KRAS Inhibitor; FDA Approvs OGSIVEO for Desmoid Tumors; Orphan Drug Designation for ARCT-032 for the Cystic Fibrosis; FDA Fast Track Designation for ADP101 for Food Allergies

Dupixent Significantly Reduced COPD Exacerbations In Second Positive Phase III Trial The latest trial for Dupixent (dupilumab) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), called NOTUS, has delivered promising results. It showed a significant 34% reduction in COPD exacerbations, confirming earlier positive f...

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Pharma News for AskBio, Almirall, Bayer, Pfizer
Key Updates on Phase 1 Trial of AB-1005 Gene Therapy for Multiple System Atrophy-Parkinsonian Type; European Commission Approves EBGLYSS; Bayer Stopped OCEANIC-AF Study; Pfizer and Astellas’ XTANDI Approved by FDA; FDA Orphan Drug Designation to Epic Bio’s EPI-321; FDA Fast Track Designation to Chemomab’s CM-101 for PSC

AskBio Announces First Patient Randomized in Phase 1 Trial of AB-1005 Gene Therapy for Multiple System Atrophy-Parkinsonian Type Asklepios BioPharmaceutical, Inc., a gene therapy firm fully owned and independently operated under Bayer AG, announced the initiation of the Phase I REGENERATE MSA-101 clinical trial ...

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Pharma News for Takeda, AskBio, Bayer, Lipella
Takeda’s ADZYNMA Approved by FDA; AskBio Presents Preliminary Data from Phase I Trial of Gene Therapy for CHF; Bayer’s Aflibercept 8 mg Recommended for Approval in EU; FDA Orphan Drug Designation to MAIA Biotechnology’s THIO; First Patient Dosed in Phase III ProstACT GLOBAL Study; FDA Grants Orphan Designation for Lipella’s LP-310 Drug Candidate

Takeda’s ADZYNMA Approved by FDA as the First and Only Recombinant ADAMTS13 Enzyme Replacement Therapy for the Treatment of Congenital Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Takeda has received FDA approval for ADZYNMA (ADAMTS13, recombinant-krhn) for both prophylactic and on-demand treatment in adults and pediatri...

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Pharma News for Bayer, Merck, Ayala, GARDP, AstraZeneca
New Asundexian Phase III Study Result; Zibotentan/Dapagliflozin Combination Demonstrated Significant Albuminuria Reduction Chronic Kidney Disease; Orphan Drug Designation to Rhenium Obisbemeda; FDA Approves Merck’s KEYTRUDA Plus Gemcitabine and Cisplatin for Biliary Tract Cancer; Orphan Drug Designation to Ayala’s AL102; GARDP Announces Successful Phase 3 Trial of of Uncomplicated Gonorrhea

Positive Results Announced in Largest Pivotal Phase 3 Trial of a First-in-Class Oral Antibiotic to Treat Uncomplicated Gonorrhea The Global Antibiotic Research & Development Partnership (GARDP), in partnership with Innoviva, Inc. (Nasdaq: INVA), had announced a significant milestone. They revealed that zolif...

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