Navigation Links
Halozyme Announces Roche Receives Marketing Authorization for Herceptin SC in European Union
Date:9/1/2013

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO) announced today that the European Commission has granted Roche European Union (EU) marketing authorization for the use of a time-saving subcutaneous (SC) formulation of Herceptin® (trastuzumab) for the treatment of HER2-positive breast cancer. This formulation utilizes Halozyme's recombinant human hyaluronidase (rHuPH20) and is administered in two to five minutes, rather than 30 to 90 minutes with the standard intravenous form.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100302/LA63139LOGO)

"This approval is great news for the more than 80,000 patients who receive treatment with Herceptin each year in the EU," stated Gregory I. Frost, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Halozyme. "The reduced administration time and enhanced convenience may enable patients in the EU to spend less time in the hospital while also increasing efficiency for physicians and other health care providers. We're excited that patients will soon benefit from this application of Halozyme's technology."

The European Commission's approval was based on data from the HannaH study which showed that the subcutaneous formulation of Herceptin was associated with comparable efficacy (pathological complete response, pCR) to Herceptin administered intravenously in women with HER2-positive early breast cancer and resulted in non-inferior trastuzumab plasma levels.1 Overall, the safety profile in both arms of the HannaH study was consistent with that expected from standard treatment with Herceptin and chemotherapy in this setting. No new safety signals were identified.

About Breast Cancer
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide.
'/>"/>

SOURCE Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Halozyme to Host First Quarter 2012 Financial Results Conference Call
2. Halozyme Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
3. Halozyme Therapeutics to Present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference
4. Halozymes Ultrafast Insulin Formulations Improved Postprandial Glycemic Control in Patients Living with Type 1 Diabetes: Phase 2 Study Results Presented at ADA 2012
5. Halozyme Confirms Baxter Has Received A Complete Response Letter For HyQ BLA
6. Halozyme Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
7. Halozyme to Host Third Quarter Financial Results Conference Call
8. Halozyme Therapeutics To Present At The Lazard Capital Markets 9th Annual Healthcare Conference
9. Halozyme Announced Roche Filed A Marketing Authorization Application For Subcutaneous MabThera
10. Halozyme Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2012 Financial Results
11. Halozyme Therapeutics to Present at the Barclays 2013 Global Healthcare Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2014)... On Aug. 20, at its annual meeting in ... voted on and approved a delegate resolution opposing the ... Cannabis Corp., a leading Canadian licensed producer of medicinal ... The CMA is quite right to point out that ... material, including medicinal cannabis. While some patients, particularly those ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Equity Research highlights Epizyme (Nasdaq: EPZM - Free Report ... PNRA - Free Report ) as the Bear of the Day. ... FOLD - Free Report ), Sanofi (NYSE: SNY - ... ). Here is a synopsis of all five stocks: ... The biotech bull market is far from over due to ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... , Aug. 22, 2014  Cannabis Science, Inc. ... formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is pleased ... international medical cannabis conference taking place at the ... , on October 22, 2014.  The multilingual ... such as researchers, health professionals, and patients, to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Bedrocan Canada Statement Regarding Canadian Medical Association Motion on Smoking Marijuana 2Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 2Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 3Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 4Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 5Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 6Cannabis Science, Inc. (CBIS) to Sponsor 3rd International Conference on Cannabinoids in Medicine in October 2014 in Strasbourg, France 2Cannabis Science, Inc. (CBIS) to Sponsor 3rd International Conference on Cannabinoids in Medicine in October 2014 in Strasbourg, France 3
... ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 9 Thomson Reuters ... a leading clinical surveillance solution that enables hospitals to ... improve clinical quality and reduce total cost of treatment. ... at no additional cost. , CareFocus 2.0 ...
... Nov. 9 Arcadia Resources, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ... care services under the Arcadia HealthCare(SM) brand, has appointed ... will replace Tres Lund who announced his resignation from ... http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091109/DE07521 ) , Goldsmith is the Daniel ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Thomson Reuters Clinical Surveillance Solution Offers Powerful New Functionality to Improve Clinical Quality and Reduce Costs 2Thomson Reuters Clinical Surveillance Solution Offers Powerful New Functionality to Improve Clinical Quality and Reduce Costs 3Arcadia Resources Names Stephen Goldsmith to Board of Directors 2Arcadia Resources Names Stephen Goldsmith to Board of Directors 3
(Date:8/23/2014)... 23, 2014 Hundreds of Wright ... behalf of individuals who were allegedly harmed by ... continue to move forward in the U.S. District ... reports. According to an Order dated August 19th, ... that would allow the litigation’s first case to ...
(Date:8/23/2014)... NewYork (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 GBI ... latest research: “Critical Care Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets ... Recombinant Products to Drive Market”, which provides in-depth analysis ... France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Japan and Canada. The report ... with market forecasts to 2020. It covers critical care ...
(Date:8/23/2014)... California (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Pixel Film ... themes, announced today the release of ProIntro Vol.3, a customizable ... a fresh and professional tile just by dragging ProIntro Vol.3 ... Studios. "ProIntro Vol.3 is a definite time saver and i ... intro pack with 30 beautifully designed titles made with Final ...
(Date:8/23/2014)... 2014 Youth substance abuse is a ... different in Houston, TX. Substance abuse can happen to ... drug and alcohol dependency in higher numbers than ever ... substance abuse, but don’t know where to find professional ... be a challenge because most treatment options are designed ...
(Date:8/23/2014)... vacation is almost over and before we know it schools ... school supplies and a new wardrobe might take precedence over ... also spend some time brushing up on bed bug prevention ... heavily populated places,” said Randy Rupert, Bed Bug Team Lead ... for bed bugs to take up residence.” , An already ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Wright Conserve Hip Lawsuits Move Forward, as Federal Court Issues Order Pertaining to Bellwether Trials, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Wright Conserve Hip Lawsuits Move Forward, as Federal Court Issues Order Pertaining to Bellwether Trials, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Wright Conserve Hip Lawsuits Move Forward, as Federal Court Issues Order Pertaining to Bellwether Trials, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Critical Care Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2020 | Researchmoz 2Health News:Critical Care Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2020 | Researchmoz 3Health News:A new plugin was announced today, ProIntro Vol.3 from Pixel Film Studios for Final Cut Pro X 2Health News:New Houston Hotline Assisting Juveniles in Locating Dependable Rehabilitation Help 2Health News:Expert Advice for a Bed Bug-Free School Year 2
... TUESDAY, Dec. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Winter,s icy sidewalks and ... extra hazards for elderly people, experts say. , Falls are ... 65 in the United States. Some 1.8 million people aged ... in 2005, and 15,800 died from their injuries, according to ...
... , IRVING, Texas, Dec. 29 ... and the other Global Hotel Alliance brand members ... & Lymphoma Society (LLS). The luxury hotel brands from across ... Jason Harmon, an Omni and GHA associate who succumbed to lymphoma ...
... Dec. 29 Three, Two, One...Happy New Year! This ... kissing their way to a new Colgate® Wisp® Guinness World Records® ... U.S. will prepare for the New Year,s "Midnight Kiss" with Colgate® ... they attempt to set a new Guinness World Records record for ...
... ... global recovery and prevention campaign called Stop Drinking 411 to combat prevalent alcohol abuse...read ... Gaithersburg, ... launching a global recovery and prevention campaign called Stop Drinking 411 to combat prevalent ...
... , Dec. 29 The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) ... and awareness, even in a year plagued by the economic ... cause, no FDA-approved treatment, and no cure. , The CPF ... to build awareness of the disease throughout the country. ...
... ... its website to serve more effectively millions of people suffering from alcohol abuse ... ... Recovery (NIFAR®) has completely redesigned its website to serve more effectively millions of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Caution Can Help Keep Elderly Safe During Winter 2Health News:Omni Hotels & Resorts and Global Hotel Alliance Partner for Charity 2Health News:Omni Hotels & Resorts and Global Hotel Alliance Partner for Charity 3Health News:Guinness World Records(R) Attempt For 'Most People Kissing Simultaneously' to Take Place This New Year's Eve 2Health News:Guinness World Records(R) Attempt For 'Most People Kissing Simultaneously' to Take Place This New Year's Eve 3Health News:New 'Stop Drinking 411' Campaign Promotes Alcohol Recovery and Prevention via Web Social Media 2Health News:New 'Stop Drinking 411' Campaign Promotes Alcohol Recovery and Prevention via Web Social Media 3Health News:Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Celebrates Successes Despite Year of Economic Downturn 2Health News:Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Celebrates Successes Despite Year of Economic Downturn 3Health News:Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Celebrates Successes Despite Year of Economic Downturn 4Health News:New NIFAR Website Offers Millions a Comprehensive Resource for Alcohol Education, Recovery, and Support 2Health News:New NIFAR Website Offers Millions a Comprehensive Resource for Alcohol Education, Recovery, and Support 3
PDA application providing a complete guide for the diagnosis and management of electrolyte disorders....
Information on diagnosis and management of 500 common or important medical and surgical disorders....
Product includes all 15 Lexi-Comps databases. Includes Lexi-drugs, the official reference of the American Pharmacists Association and the National Professional Society of Pharmacists....
... BD Safety Knife with BD Xstar Blade ... that protects the blade in prodedure and ... based on a grind-less process for manufacturing ... outstanding sharpness and consistency. The arch ...
Medicine Products: