BioCentury | Feb 14, 2020
Finance

You say you want a Revolution? Oncology company is latest to post big gain after IPO

Revolution’s first day performance suggests appetite for new biotech listings continues unabated in 2020, as investors’ demand for the cancer company’s shares rose both before and after its offering priced. Revolution Medicines Inc. (NASDAQ:RVMD) raised...
BioCentury | Feb 11, 2020
Product Development

Exelixis eyeing 2021 combo submission in prostate cancer following new readout

Exelixis believes newly released initial data from a Phase Ib trial cohort to treat prostate cancer could augur future results from the same twice-expanded cohort that could support a regulatory submission of cabozantinib plus Tecentriq...
BC Extra | Nov 22, 2019
Clinical News

Tecentriq-Avastin combo poised to become SOC for hepatocellular carcinoma

Tecentriq continues to carve out a niche in the crowded PD-1/PD-L1 space as new survival data for the drug in the combination with Avastin in hepatocellular carcinoma pave the way for the regimen to become...
BC Extra | Oct 1, 2019
Financial News

Three new IPO filings broaden fall queue

A trio of biotechs filed for NASDAQ listings late Monday, with Phathom, 4D Molecular Therapeutics and Cabaletta each proposing to raise up to $100 million. A fourth, Vir, set terms for an IPO that could...
BioCentury | Sep 14, 2019
Product Development

Success in lung cancer niches will hinge on access to next-gen sequencing

New targeted lung cancer therapies against RET, KRAS and c-MET are all outperforming standard of care in the clinic, including checkpoint inhibitors. But whether these therapies see uptake will likely depend more on whether next-generation...
BioCentury | Sep 14, 2019
Finance

Mark Schoenebaum: Setting the gold standard

In a business dominated by numbers, calculations, dollars and cents, Mark Schoenebaum understood that humanity, kindness and humility are paramount. This understanding gave him a boost that allowed him to reinvent what it means to...
BC Extra | Sep 4, 2019
Financial News

Vir plots IPO as more programs near clinic

Although more than half of the $630.7 million in equity funding that Vir Biotechnology has raised remains unspent, the immunology and infectious disease company -- led by former Biogen and Exelixis CEO George Scangos --...
BC Extra | Jul 31, 2019
Company News

July 31 Company Quick Takes: Bayer, Orion win approval in prostate cancer; plus Keytruda, Roche-Spark, UC v. Broad and more

Bayer, Orion androgen receptor inhibitor approved for prostate cancer  FDA approved an NDA for Nubeqa darolutamide from Bayer AG (Xetra:BAYN) and Orion Corp. (HSE:ORNAV; HSE:ORNBV) to treat non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. The oral androgen receptor...
BC Extra | Jun 22, 2019
Clinical News

June 21 Clinical Quick Takes: Melanoma miss for Exelixis/Genentech combo; plus Progenics, Turning Point, Gracell

Cotellic/Tecentriq combo misses in melanoma  Exelixis Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) revealed in a Thursday SEC filing that Cotellic cobimetinib plus Tecentriq atezolizumab from partner Genentech Inc. missed the primary endpoint of improving progression-free survival vs. Keytruda pembrolizumab...
BC Extra | Jun 10, 2019
Politics & Policy

Stakeholders back Medicare Part D out-of-pocket cap, call for additional changes to lower patient costs

The biopharmaceutical industry, patient groups, PBMs and other stakeholders have endorsed proposals to cap out-of-pocket drug costs for Medicare Part D beneficiaries in comments submitted to the House Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce...
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BioCentury | Feb 14, 2020
Finance

You say you want a Revolution? Oncology company is latest to post big gain after IPO

Revolution’s first day performance suggests appetite for new biotech listings continues unabated in 2020, as investors’ demand for the cancer company’s shares rose both before and after its offering priced. Revolution Medicines Inc. (NASDAQ:RVMD) raised...
BioCentury | Feb 11, 2020
Product Development

Exelixis eyeing 2021 combo submission in prostate cancer following new readout

Exelixis believes newly released initial data from a Phase Ib trial cohort to treat prostate cancer could augur future results from the same twice-expanded cohort that could support a regulatory submission of cabozantinib plus Tecentriq...
BC Extra | Nov 22, 2019
Clinical News

Tecentriq-Avastin combo poised to become SOC for hepatocellular carcinoma

Tecentriq continues to carve out a niche in the crowded PD-1/PD-L1 space as new survival data for the drug in the combination with Avastin in hepatocellular carcinoma pave the way for the regimen to become...
BC Extra | Oct 1, 2019
Financial News

Three new IPO filings broaden fall queue

A trio of biotechs filed for NASDAQ listings late Monday, with Phathom, 4D Molecular Therapeutics and Cabaletta each proposing to raise up to $100 million. A fourth, Vir, set terms for an IPO that could...
BioCentury | Sep 14, 2019
Product Development

Success in lung cancer niches will hinge on access to next-gen sequencing

New targeted lung cancer therapies against RET, KRAS and c-MET are all outperforming standard of care in the clinic, including checkpoint inhibitors. But whether these therapies see uptake will likely depend more on whether next-generation...
BioCentury | Sep 14, 2019
Finance

Mark Schoenebaum: Setting the gold standard

In a business dominated by numbers, calculations, dollars and cents, Mark Schoenebaum understood that humanity, kindness and humility are paramount. This understanding gave him a boost that allowed him to reinvent what it means to...
BC Extra | Sep 4, 2019
Financial News

Vir plots IPO as more programs near clinic

Although more than half of the $630.7 million in equity funding that Vir Biotechnology has raised remains unspent, the immunology and infectious disease company -- led by former Biogen and Exelixis CEO George Scangos --...
BC Extra | Jul 31, 2019
Company News

July 31 Company Quick Takes: Bayer, Orion win approval in prostate cancer; plus Keytruda, Roche-Spark, UC v. Broad and more

Bayer, Orion androgen receptor inhibitor approved for prostate cancer  FDA approved an NDA for Nubeqa darolutamide from Bayer AG (Xetra:BAYN) and Orion Corp. (HSE:ORNAV; HSE:ORNBV) to treat non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. The oral androgen receptor...
BC Extra | Jun 22, 2019
Clinical News

June 21 Clinical Quick Takes: Melanoma miss for Exelixis/Genentech combo; plus Progenics, Turning Point, Gracell

Cotellic/Tecentriq combo misses in melanoma  Exelixis Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) revealed in a Thursday SEC filing that Cotellic cobimetinib plus Tecentriq atezolizumab from partner Genentech Inc. missed the primary endpoint of improving progression-free survival vs. Keytruda pembrolizumab...
BC Extra | Jun 10, 2019
Politics & Policy

Stakeholders back Medicare Part D out-of-pocket cap, call for additional changes to lower patient costs

The biopharmaceutical industry, patient groups, PBMs and other stakeholders have endorsed proposals to cap out-of-pocket drug costs for Medicare Part D beneficiaries in comments submitted to the House Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce...
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