New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
May 27, 2014
07:09 EDTINCY, MRK, BMYIncyte, Bristol-Myers enter agreement to evaluate two Immunotherapies
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) and Incyte (INCY) announced the establishment of a clinical trial collaboration to evaluate the safety, tolerability and preliminary efficacy of a combination regimen of Bristol-Myers Squibb’s investigational PD-1 immune checkpoint inhibitor, nivolumab, and Incyte’s oral indoleamine dioxygenase-1 inhibitor, INCB24360, in a Phase I/II study. Multiple tumor types will be explored in the study, which could potentially include melanoma, non-small cell lung, ovarian, colorectal, squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. The study, which is expected to begin in Q4 will be co-funded by the companies and conducted by Incyte. Additional details of the collaboration were not disclosed. INCB24360 is currently in Phase I/II development for metastatic melanoma in combination with ipilimumab and as monotherapy for ovarian cancer. Incyte has also established a clinical agreement with Merck (MRK) to combine INCB24360 with Merck’s (MRK) anti-PD-1 immunotherapy checkpoint inhibitor in a non-small cell lung cancer study.
News For INCY;BMY;MRK From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
May 21, 2015
07:37 EDTBMYPfizer replaces AbbVie as top global pharma pick at Jefferies
Subscribe for More Information
May 20, 2015
09:01 EDTBMYBristol-Myers receives amended breakthrough therapy designation for daclatasvir
Subscribe for More Information
07:21 EDTBMYUBS to hold a conference
Subscribe for More Information
May 19, 2015
08:57 EDTBMYLeerink biotech analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
Subscribe for More Information
07:56 EDTBMYGilead for Achillion rumor not ridiculous, but highly unlikely, TheStreet says
Subscribe for More Information
07:45 EDTBMYJacobs Engineering receives contract from Bristol-Myers
Jacobs Engineering (JEC) received a contract from Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) to provide construction management services for a new large-scale biologics manufacturing facility in Cruiserath, County Dublin, Ireland. Jacobs is also providing architectural and engineering services for the facility, which is being built to produce multiple therapies for the company’s robust and growing portfolio of approved and investigational biologic medicines, and to increase Bristol-Myers Squibb’s biologics manufacturing capacity. The new facility is expected to include multiple large scale bioreactors, a purification area, as well as office and laboratory space. Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Board of Directors has approved initial funding that will support the first phase of the project, with the full cost of the facility expected to be finalized in the second half of 2015. The facility is estimated to be operational in 2019.
07:28 EDTMRKUBS to hold a conference
Global Healthcare Conference is being held in New York on May 18-20 with webcasted company presentations to begin on May 19 at 8 am; not all company presentations may be webcasted. Webcast Link
07:22 EDTINCYIncyte has a conference call hosted by JPMorgan
Subscribe for More Information
06:55 EDTMRKGenocea could be takeover target after data, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Edward Tenthoff expects Genocea Biosciences (GNCA) will report positive Phase II GEN-003 post-immunization results late in Q2. GEN-003 is a therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes targeting Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2. Positive GEN-003 data could position Genocea as a potential acquisition target by a larger vaccine player, Tenthoff tells investors today in a research note. Large vaccine makers include Sanofi (SNY), Merck (MRK), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Pfizer (PFE) and Novartis (NVS). The analyst reiterates an Overweight rating on Genocea with a $14 price target. Shares of the clinical-stage vaccine developer with a $227M market capitalization closed yesterday up 83c to $10.22.
May 14, 2015
11:03 EDTBMYBristol-Myers treatment of progressive supranuclear palsy granted orphan status
Subscribe for More Information
10:41 EDTBMYAnalysts upbeat on Amgen's Kyprolis after ASCO abstracts
Subscribe for More Information
09:22 EDTBMY, MRKLeerink pharma/biotech analysts hold an analyst/industry conference call
Subscribe for More Information
09:09 EDTBMYBristol-Myers down 1.3% after release of ASCO abstracts
Subscribe for More Information
08:50 EDTINCYIncyte data promising, says SunTrust
SunTrust believes that the data for Incyte's JAK1/PI3K combination in NHL and HL is promising. The firm says that the combo shows early signs of activity in B cell malignancies. It keeps a $120 price target and Buy rating on the shares.
May 13, 2015
18:33 EDTMRKMerck to present new Keytruda data on 10 types of cancer at 2015 ASCO meeting
Subscribe for More Information
13:12 EDTMRK, BMYSen. Sanders urges VA to break patents on Gilead hepatitis C drugs
Subscribe for More Information
May 12, 2015
13:13 EDTMRKExpert says Norway biosimilar case an 'outlier,' CT Financial News reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:09 EDTMRKThreshold announces Merck receives FDA Fast Track designation for evofosfamide
Subscribe for More Information

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use