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July 29, 2014
05:19 EDTNVSNovartis sees high uptake in meningitis B vaccination program
Novartis has announced the initial results of a large-scale vaccination campaign with Bexsero to help protect against meningitis B within the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region of Québec, Canada. This public program adds to the growing real-world experience of Bexsero, which is approved in 34 countries, including the European Union, Australia and Canada. This regional program is the first of its kind globally and has reached 81% of the campaign's target population within the first three months. This encompasses more than 45,000 infants, young children and adolescents from 2 months to 20 years of age. The high rate of uptake in this public vaccination program with Bexsero demonstrates the value placed on preventing meningitis B within communities that are afforded access. Andrin Oswald, Division Head, Novartis Vaccines stated, "A high level of uptake through a public vaccination program is critical to achieving community-wide protection against a devastating and unpredictable disease like meningitis B."
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October 2, 2014
10:00 EDTNVSZimmer antitrust probe extended, Lilly/Novartis deal cleared by EU, Reuters says
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07:35 EDTNVSIncyte earns $60M milestone payment from Novartis related to Jakavi
Incyte (INCY) announced that it has earned a $60M milestone payment from Novartis (NVS) related to reimbursement of Jakavi in Europe. Incyte will record this amount as contract revenue in Q3, and expects to receive payment of $60M in Q4. Under the Incyte-Novartis Collaboration and License Agreement signed in 2009, Novartis received exclusive development and commercialization rights to ruxolitinib outside of the U.S. for all hematologic and oncologic indications, and sells ruxolitinib under the name Jakavi. Ruxolitinib is marketed by Incyte in the U.S. as Jakafi. The achievement of this milestone also triggers the obligation for Incyte to pay tiered, low-single digit royalties to Novartis on all future sales of Jakafi in the U.S.
October 1, 2014
16:18 EDTNVSNovartis Bioventures reports 21.3% stake in Tokai Pharmaceuticals
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08:07 EDTNVSEnanta regains full rights to EDP-239 for Hep C virus from Novartis
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September 30, 2014
16:39 EDTNVSCMS discloses drug makers' payments to doctors, WSJ says
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07:30 EDTNVSSachs Associates to hold a conference
14th Annual Biotech in Europe Forum for Global Partnering and Investment to be held in Basel, Switzerland on September 30-October 1.
September 29, 2014
08:07 EDTNVSPhase 2 trial of binimetinib in NRAS melanoma shows promising clinical activity
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September 26, 2014
07:30 EDTNVSNovartis drug Signifor LAR recommended by CHMP for EU approval
The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use, or CHMP, of the European Medicines Agency, or EMA, adopted a positive opinion for Signifor long acting release, or LAR, formulation to treat adult patients with acromegaly for whom surgery is not an option or has not been curative and who are inadequately controlled on treatment with a first-generation somatostatin analogue, or SSA. If approved in the EU, this next-generation SSA could fill a current unmet need, providing a new therapeutic option for the approximately 45% of acromegaly patients whose growth hormone, or GH, or insulin-like growth factor-1, or IGF-1, levels remain inadequately controlled despite treatment with currently available SSAs.
September 25, 2014
05:28 EDTNVSNovartis AIN457 meets primary endpoint in two Phase III studies
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September 22, 2014
16:07 EDTNVSAnacor announces commercial launch of KERYDIN topical solution in U.S.
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