01:42 , Mar 1, 2019 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Celgene products drive BeiGene 4Q revenue gains

BeiGene Ltd. (NASDAQ:BGNE; HKSE:6160) reported its 4Q18 earnings late Feb. 27 with revenue gains driven by its in-licensed products from Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG). BeiGene's portfolio includes Chinese rights to cancer drugs Abraxane nab-paclitaxel, Revlimid lenalidomide...
00:50 , Feb 28, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Celgene products drive BeiGene 4Q revenue gains

BeiGene Ltd. (NASDAQ:BGNE; HKSE:6160) reported its 4Q18 earnings late Wednesday with revenue gains driven by its in-licensed products from Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG). BeiGene's portfolio includes Chinese rights to cancer drugs Abraxane nab-paclitaxel, Revlimid lenalidomide and...
20:32 , Jan 18, 2019 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

BeiGene's BTK inhibitor gets U.S. breakthrough designation

BeiGene Ltd. (NASDAQ:BGNE; HKSE:6160) said FDA granted breakthrough therapy designation to zanubrutinib (BGB-3111) to treat second-line mantle cell lymphoma (MCL). BeiGene President and General Manager of China Xiaobing Wu told BioCentury zanubrutinib is the first...
19:02 , Jan 4, 2019 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

BMS deal weighs on Celgene partners

The proposed acquisition of Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG) by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE:BMY) on Jan. 3 put pressure on shares of Celgene partners Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:XLRN) and BeiGene Ltd. (NASDAQ:BGNE; HKSE:6160) on a day when...
00:57 , Jan 4, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

BMS deal weighs on Celgene partners

Thursday’s proposed acquisition of Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG) by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE:BMY) put pressure on shares of Celgene partners Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:XLRN) and BeiGene Ltd. (NASDAQ:BGNE; HKSE:6160) on a day when U.S. stocks across...
23:02 , Dec 27, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

China’s NMPA approves Innovent’s PD-1 mAb Tyvyt for Hodgkin lymphoma

China's National Medical Products Administration approved anti-PD-1 mAb Tyvyt sintilimab (IBI308) from Innovent Biologics Inc. (HKSE:1801) to treat relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma. Tyvyt brings the country's slate of approved PD-1 inhibitors to at...
21:31 , Dec 21, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Product Development

China’s clinical talent gap

While regulatory changes in China have helped clear the way for rapid growth of its clinical trial infrastructure, the country’s dearth of clinical experts could hold back the expansion until new talent is up to...
20:45 , Dec 21, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

China approves Junshi’s Tuoyi, first domestic anti-PD-1 mAb

China's National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) conditionally approved on Dec. 17 the first domestic anti-PD-1 mAb, Tuoyi toripalimab (JS001) from Shanghai Junshi Biosciences Co. Ltd. (Shanghai, China), as second-line treatment of melanoma. The news comes...
22:38 , Dec 17, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

China approves Junshi’s Tuoyi, first domestic anti-PD-1 mAb

China's National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) conditionally approved on Monday the first domestic anti-PD-1 mAb, Tuoyi toripalimab (JS001) from Shanghai Junshi Biosciences Co. Ltd. (Shanghai, China), as second-line treatment of melanoma. The news comes as...
17:29 , Sep 28, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Innovent's PD-1 Inhibitor leads to 22.7% ORR in Phase Ib for NETs

Innovent Biologics Inc. (Suzhou, China) said anti-PD-1 antibody sintilimab (IBI308) led to an objective response rate (ORR) of 22.7% in 22 evaluable patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) who failed standard therapy in a Chinese Phase...