19:54 , Nov 2, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Genentech's faricimab improves BCVA in Phase II for wet AMD

Genentech Inc. reported data from the Phase II STAIRWAY trial to treat wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) showing that faricimab (RG7716) dosed every 12 or 16 weeks led to sustained improvements in visual outcomes that...
20:35 , Feb 23, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Roche reports Phase II data for bispecific DME candidate

Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY) reported data from the Phase II BOULEVARD trial to treat diabetic macular edema (DME) showing that once-monthly 6 mg intravitreal RG7716 for 20 weeks met the primary endpoint of improving mean best...
01:45 , Nov 19, 2015 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Genentech, Novartis to share ex-U.S. Fovista rights

The Genentech Inc. unit of Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY) exercised its option to share ex-U.S. rights to wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) candidate Fovista pegpleranib with Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS; SIX:NOVN). The partners already market Lucentis ranibizumab...