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January 8, 2014
07:52 EDTPCYC, ABBVPharmacyclics superior safey profile improves outlook in CLL, says RBC Capital
After another patient died after using AbbVie's (ABBV) ABT-199, RBC Capital believes that widespread use of the drug is probably not as likely as some AbbVie bulls believe. The firm expects Pharmacyclics' (PCYC) stock to be strengthened by the news, as RBC thinks the superior safety profile of that company's CLL treatment enhances its position as a treatment for the disease. The firm keeps an Outperform rating on Pharmacyclics.
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April 15, 2014
09:22 EDTABBVAbbVie initiates Phase III clinical trial of veliparib in lung cancer
AbbVie announced the initiation of a global Phase III clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of its investigational compound, veliparib or ABT-888, in patients with previously untreated locally advanced or metastatic squamous non-small cell lung cancer. The trial will compare patients randomized to receive either the standard chemotherapies of carboplatin and paclitaxel with the addition of veliparib, versus patients receiving carboplatin and paclitaxel with the addition of placebo. The trial will recruit approximately 900 patients.
April 14, 2014
17:31 EDTABBVAbbVie stock could reach $55, Barron's says
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07:45 EDTABBVAbbVie defended at BMO Capital
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April 12, 2014
19:23 EDTABBVEnanta reports detailed results from Turquoise ll study
Enanta Pharmaceuticals (ENTA) announced that detailed results from AbbVie’s (ABBV) pivotal phase 3 TURQUOISE-II study, will be presented as a late-breaking oral presentation at the International Liver Congress, ILC, which is the 49th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver, EASL. Results from the TURQUOISE-II study were featured in the ILC press conference and were published on-line in the New England Journal of Medicine. The TURQUOISE-II study reports results from AbbVie’s investigational three direct-acting antiviral regimen containing ABT-450, Enanta’s lead protease inhibitor discovered through Enanta’s collaboration with AbbVie. The regimen consists of boosted protease inhibitor ABT-450/ritonavir, NS5A inhibitor ABT-267, and non-nucleoside polymerase inhibitor ABT-333. TURQUOISE-II is a global, multi-center, randomized, open-label study evaluating the efficacy and safety of 12 weeks or 24 weeks of treatment with AbbVie's three direct-acting antiviral regimen with ribavirin, RBV, in adult patients with genotype 1, GT1, chronic hepatitis C virus, HCV, infection with compensated liver cirrhosis. Patients achieved sustained virologic response rates 12 weeks post-treatment, SVR12, of 91.8% and 95.9% in the 12-week and 24-week treatment arms, respectively. Patients in the study were either new to therapy or treatment-experienced, failed previous treatment with pegylated interferon and RBV.
April 11, 2014
05:27 EDTABBVEnanta announces results for partner AbbVie's HCV studies
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05:24 EDTABBVAbbVie announces 96% sustained virologic response rates in HCV study
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April 9, 2014
11:43 EDTABBVGilead defended by analysts after recent pullback
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April 8, 2014
08:05 EDTPCYCPharmacyclics files supplemental new drug application for Imbruvica
Pharmacyclics announced that it has submitted a supplemental New Drug Application to the FDA, based on data from the randomized, multi-center, open-label Phase III Resonatetm study, PCYC-1112, a head-to-head comparison of single agent Imbruvicatm versus ofatumumab in 391 patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia or small lymphocytic lymphoma, who had received at least one prior therapy. IMBRUVICA is being jointly developed and commercialized by Pharmacyclics and Janssen Biotech.

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