19:29 , Dec 21, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Amgen pulls out of Advaxis immunotherapy deal

Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) will continue to enroll patients in a Phase I trial of its ADXS-NEO program despite Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) pulling out of a 2016 deal to develop the immunotherapy. Advaxis shares slid 37%...
23:37 , Dec 14, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Amgen pulls out of Advaxis immunotherapy deal

Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) will continue to enroll patients in a Phase I trial of its ADXS-NEO program despite Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) pulling out of a 2016 deal to develop the immunotherapy. Advaxis shares slid 37%...
17:53 , Aug 29, 2018 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Cancer

INDICATION: Cervical cancer; skin cancer Mouse studies suggest a vaccine based on a nanoparticle-HpV16gp2 peptide conjugate could help treat human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated cancers. The conjugate consists of nanoparticles with a polypropylene sulfide core and HpV16gp2...
18:53 , Jul 13, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

FDA lifts hold on Phase I/II of axalimogene filolisbac for SCCHN

Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) said FDA lifted a clinical hold on a Phase I/II combination study that includes the company's axalimogene filolisbac (ADXS11-001). The trial is evaluating the therapy in combination with PD-L1 inhibitor Imfinzi durvalumab...
16:24 , Jul 13, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

Advaxis rises after FDA lifts clinical hold

Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) jumped $0.12 (10%) to $1.34 Friday after it said FDA lifted a clinical hold on a Phase I/II combination study that includes the company's axalimogene filolisbac (ADXS11-001). The trial is evaluating the...
17:11 , Mar 16, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

FDA places hold on Advaxis' combo trial

Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) said FDA placed a clinical hold on a Phase I/II trial of axalimogene filolisbac (ADXS11-001) in combination with PD-L1 inhibitor Imfinzi durvalumab to treat HPV-related cancers. According to the company, the hold...
17:07 , Mar 13, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Clinical hold sinks Advaxis shares

Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) tumbled $0.26 (12%) to $1.95 on Tuesday after the company announced late Monday that FDA had placed a clinical hold on a Phase I/II trial of axalimogene filolisbac (ADXS11-001) (see BioCentury Extra,...
23:33 , Mar 12, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

FDA places hold on Advaxis' combo trial

Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) fell $0.49 (22%) to $1.72 in after-hours trading Monday after it said FDA placed a clinical hold on a Phase I/II trial of axalimogene filolisbac (ADXS11-001) in combination with PD-L1 inhibitor Imfinzi...
20:49 , Mar 2, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Advaxis raises $20M in follow-on

Cancer immunotherapy company Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS) raised $20 million on Feb. 22 through the sale of 10 million shares at $2 in a follow-on underwritten by Jefferies and Guggenheim Securities. The price is a 20%...
00:18 , Nov 9, 2017 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Pfizer, Hansa

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) hired Amrit Ray as global president of Pfizer essential health, R&D, effective Friday. He was SVP of external affairs at Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). In his new role, Ray will be responsible...