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June 1, 2014
13:22 EDTSGEN, RHHBY, ABBVSeattle Genetics announces data from several collaborator ADC programs
Seattle Genetics (SGEN) announced data from several collaborator antibody-drug conjugate, ADC, programs presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology, ASCO, 50th Annual Meeting being held May 30 to June 3, 2014 in Chicago, IL. AbbVie (ABBV) presented preliminary data from an ongoing phase 1 clinical trial evaluating the ADC ABT-414 in combination with temozolomide in glioblastoma, and Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (RHHBY), is presenting data from five ADC programs, including two oral presentations. In addition, Progenics presented data from an ADC program under evaluation for castration-resistant prostate cancer. All of the collaborator programs utilize Seattle Genetics’ ADC technology. “Researchers at Seattle Genetics have identified and optimized novel components that are fundamental to creating antibody-drug conjugates, including potent cell-killing agents and conditionally stable linker systems,” said Jonathan Drachman, M.D., Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President, Research and Development at Seattle Genetics. “Our collaborators are making great progress in advancing novel ADC candidates as evidenced by the encouraging data presentations at ASCO. Seattle Genetics continues to lead the field in developing ADC candidates, which demonstrate the therapeutic potential of our technology broadly through both our proprietary and collaborator programs.”
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February 18, 2015
09:05 EDTSGENSeattle Genetics submits supplemental BLA to FDA for Phase 3 Aethera trial
Seattle Genetics announced that it has submitted a supplemental Biologics License Application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration based on data from the phase 3 AETHERA trial of ADCETRIS as consolidation therapy immediately following an autologous stem cell transplant in Hodgkin lymphoma patients at high risk of relapse. ADCETRIS is an antibody-drug conjugate directed to CD30, which is expressed in classical HL and systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma. ADCETRIS is approved in relapsed HL and sALCL but is currently not approved for consolidation therapy in HL patients immediately after ASCT. The supplemental BLA is based on positive results from a phase 3 clinical trial called AETHERA that were presented at the 56th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting in December 2014. Results from the AETHERA trial in 329 HL patients at high risk of relapse included: The trial achieved its primary endpoint and demonstrated a significant increase in progression-free survival per independent review facility, with a hazard ratio of 0.57 and a p-value of 0.001. Median PFS was 43 months for patients who received ADCETRIS versus 24 months for patients who received placebo. The two-year PFS rate was 63 percent in the ADCETRIS arm compared to 51 percent in the placebo arm. The PFS benefit was consistent across all pre-specified subgroups, including primary refractory patients, patients who relapsed within twelve months of frontline therapy and patients who relapsed after twelve months with extranodal disease.
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09:07 EDTABBVDeutsche Bank biotech analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
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06:34 EDTABBVEnanta partner AbbVie submits hepatitis C NDA to Japanese regulating agency
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