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June 24, 2014
07:53 EDTMRK, BMYBristol-Myers price target lowered to $42 from $47 at Jefferies
Jefferies lowered its price target for Bristol-Myers (BMY) shares to $42 saying the company had the most disappointing American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting. The firm believes immuno-oncology consensus estimates for Bristol and Merck (MRK) continue to look aggressive. Jefferies has a Hold rating on both stocks.
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October 1, 2014
08:14 EDTBMYPortola announces Phase 3 ANNEXA study met primary, secondary endpoints
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07:52 EDTBMYJ&J purchase of Alios an incremental negative for Achillion, says UBS
UBS views Johnson & Johnson's (JNJ) purchase of Alios as an incremental negative for Achillion (ACHN), as it implies there is now one less potential buyer of the company. However, the firm still thinks ACH-3422 will have considerable strategic value after data is reported and that other HCV players such as AbbVie (ABBV) and Bristol-Myers (BMY) are likely to be interested. UBS maintains its Buy rating and $15 price target on Achillion.
September 30, 2014
17:02 EDTBMYBristol-Myers to transfer $1.4B in U.S. pension obligations to Prudential
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16:39 EDTMRK, BMYCMS discloses drug makers' payments to doctors, WSJ says
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08:16 EDTMRKTetraphase price target raised to $32 from $20 at JMP Securities
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September 29, 2014
08:22 EDTBMYBristol-Myers says EMA validates MAA for Nivolumab in NSCLC
Bristol-Myers Squibb announced that the European Medicines Agency has validated for review the Marketing Authorization Application for nivolumab in non-small cell lung cancer– the first completed regulatory submission for a PD-1 immune checkpoint inhibitor in this tumor type. The MAA submitted to the EMA in lung cancer is based on data from the Phase 2 study of nivolumab in third-line pre-treated squamous cell NSCLC. In addition to the MAA for lung cancer in the E.U., the company previously announced that it has initiated a rolling submission with the FDA for Opdivo in third-line pre-treated squamous cell NSCLC and expects to complete the submission by year-end.
07:26 EDTBMY, MRKInforma Business Information to hold a conference
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05:44 EDTMRKMerck announces early data from investigational use of KEYTRUDA
Merck announced the first presentation of data on the investigational use of KEYTRUDA, the company’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in PD-L1 positive, advanced urothelial cancer. The early findings presented showed a confirmed overall response rate of 24% with KEYTRUDA as monotherapy, as measured by RECIST v1.1, central review including a complete response rate of 10%. At the time of analysis, response durations ranged from 16+ to 40+ weeks with six of the seven responders continuing on therapy. In the ongoing study, 64% of patients screened had tumors that were determined to be positive for PD-L1 expression.
05:32 EDTBMYBristol-Myers announces positive Phase 3 data for Opdivo
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September 28, 2014
12:53 EDTMRKMerck announces first presentation of data on investigational use of KEYTRUDA
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September 26, 2014
16:20 EDTBMYBristol-Myers announces multiple regulatory milestones for Opdivo in U.S., EU
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08:31 EDTMRKLigand, Merck receive approval for NOXAFIL
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September 23, 2014
12:10 EDTBMYBristol-Myers to build 650,000 square foot campus in Lawrenceville, NJ
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07:33 EDTMRKOphthotech names Michael Atieh as EVP, Chief Financial and Business Officer
Ophthotech Corporation (OPHT) announced that Michael G. Atieh has been named EVP, Chief Financial and Business Officer and Treasurer effective September 30. Atieh replaces Bruce A. Peacock, Chief Financial and Business Officer and Treasurer, who has notified the company of his intention to retire effective September 30. Atieh spent the majority of his career in the pharmaceutical industry with Merck and Co (MRK), where he held various senior level positions over a 20 year period including Senior Vice President-Merck Medco Managed Care, Vice President-U.S. Human Health, Vice President-Public Affairs, Vice President-Government Relations, and Treasurer.
September 22, 2014
07:21 EDTBMYEBD Group to hold a conference
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06:51 EDTMRKMerck to host conference call
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September 18, 2014
08:48 EDTMRKNeogen's dairy genomic program to be marketed by Merck
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September 17, 2014
09:33 EDTMRKMerck announced positive results from Phase 3 data for omarigliptin
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08:31 EDTMRKMerck, Sun Pharma enter into licensing agreement for Tildrakizumab
Merck and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, through their respective subsidiaries,announced an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement for Merck’s investigational therapeutic antibody candidate, tildrakizumab, which is currently being evaluated in Phase 3 registration trials for the treatment of chronic plaque psoriasis, a skin ailment. Under terms of the agreement, Sun Pharma will acquire worldwide rights to tildrakizumab for use in all human indications from Merck in exchange for an upfront payment of $80M. Merck will continue all clinical development and regulatory activities, which will be funded by Sun Pharma. Upon product approval, Sun Pharma will be responsible for regulatory activities, including subsequent submissions, pharmacovigilance, post approval studies, manufacturing and commercialization of the approved product. Merck is eligible to receive undisclosed payments associated with regulatory and sales milestones, as well as tiered royalties ranging from mid-single digit through teen percentage rates on sales. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including the requirements under the Hart Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act.
07:43 EDTBMYBofA/Merrill to hold a conference
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