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May 14, 2014
08:03 EDTMRKMerck announces presentation of MK-3475 new data
Merck announced that new data for the company’s investigational anti-PD-1 antibody, MK-3475, in advanced melanoma, non-small cell lung cancer, and head and neck cancer, are scheduled to be presented on May 30 – June 3. The first presentation of data for MK-3475 as initial treatment in advanced NSCLC, where chemotherapy is currently the standard of care, and for the treatment of advanced head and neck cancer will be part of oral sessions at ASCO 2014. The broad MK-3475 dataset to be highlighted across multiple tumors and lines of therapy comprises 16 abstracts, with half being oral presentations or poster discussions. On May 6, Merck announced that the Biologics License Application for MK-3475 has been accepted for priority review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration fpr the treatment of patients with advanced melanoma previously-treated with ipilimumab, the PDUFA date is October 28. The company also announced plans to file a Marketing Authorization Application for MK-3475 for advanced melanoma in Europe by the end of FY14.
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October 22, 2014
07:35 EDTMRKCardiometabolic Health Congress to hold annual meeting
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October 20, 2014
08:06 EDTMRKMerck, Sanofi unit announce pediatric hexavalent vaccine BLA
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07:34 EDTMRKAdvaxis names Mauro Chief Medical Officer
Advaxis (ADXS) announced that it has appointed David Mauro, as executive vice president, Chief Medical Officer Mauro most recently served as executive director, section head oncology clinical development at Merck (MRK). In connection with his appointment, Mauro received a one-time inducement award of 165K restricted shares, of which 55K are fully vested and as of the grant date. The remaining shares vest annually over a two-year period.
07:19 EDTMRKIBC Life Sciences to hold a conference
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07:11 EDTMRKAmerican Society for Reproductive Medicine to hold annual meeting
2014 Annual Meeting of ASRM is being held in Honolulu on October 18-22.
October 17, 2014
07:58 EDTMRKDeutsche Bank specialty pharma analyst holds analyst/industry conference call
Specialty Pharmaceuticals Analyst Gilbert provides of preview of The Improved Reduction of Outcomes: Vytorin Efficacy Internal Study (IMPROVE-IT) on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on October 17 at 10 am.
October 15, 2014
12:42 EDTMRKNY AG announces $31M Medicaid settlement with Organon
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09:57 EDTMRKLeerink biotech analysts hold an analyst/industry conference call
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October 14, 2014
11:23 EDTMRKBIND Therapeutics and The Conference Forum hold a conference
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October 13, 2014
07:37 EDTMRKAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists to hold annual meeting
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October 9, 2014
08:32 EDTMRKMerck HCV solutions becoming more credible, says Bernstein
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October 8, 2014
11:14 EDTMRKMerck presents new MK-5172/MK-8742 clinical study data
Merck announced that new data from clinical studies of the company’s investigational, oral, once-daily, fixed-dose combination chronic hepatitis C treatment grazoprevir/elbasvir, or MK-5172/MK-8742, are scheduled to be presented at the 65th American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Annual Meeting, also known as The Liver Meeting. The meeting is scheduled to take place from November 7-11. New data will also be presented for MK-3682, formerly IDX21437, as part of its purchase of Idenix Pharmaceuticals.
11:08 EDTMRKLeerink pharmaceuticals analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
Analyst discusses IMPROVE-IT's regulatory and commercial implications for novel LDL-lowering therapies on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on October 9 at 2 pm.
10:55 EDTMRKLeerink pharmaceuticals analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
Analysts discuss prospects for drugs that raise HDL cholesterol, effects of CETP mechanism, expectations for REVEAL data and the potential place for CETP inhibitors in a crowded hypersholesterolemia landscape on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on October 9 at 11 am.
07:18 EDTMRKInfectious Diseases Society of America to hold a conference
ID Week 2014 is being held in Philadelphia on October 8-12.

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