Navigation Links
Medivation Announces Presentation of Positive MDV3100 Clinical Data in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Patients at 44th ASCO Annual Meeting
Date:6/2/2008

lyzed using the more recent and rigorous Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Working Group (PCWG2) consensus guidelines.

"Castration-resistant prostate cancer is a devastating disease with high mortality rates and limited treatment options," said Dr. Scher. "MDV3100 has been well tolerated and early results suggest encouraging anti-tumor activity. Additional data currently being generated will clarify its role as a potential therapy for patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer."

"We continue to be very encouraged by the results with MDV3100 obtained to date," said David Hung, M.D., president and chief executive officer of Medivation. "Analysis of the data showed a dose-dependent effect of MDV3100 on PSA levels, CTC counts and clinical outcomes. We continue to gather longer-term data on these patients and are also exploring higher doses."

Medivation expects to complete the study, and report final top-line results, in 2008. If these results are positive, Medivation expects to seek U.S. Food and Drug Administration agreement to enter a pivotal Phase 3 registration study in castration-resistant prostate cancer.

About Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in the United States and the third most common cancer worldwide. More than 1 million men in the United States have prostate cancer. An estimated 186,320 new cases are expected to be diagnosed in 2008, and approximately 28,660 men are expected to die this year from the disease. Patients with castration-resistant (also known as hormone-refractory) prostate cancer have few treatment options and a poor prognosis.

About Medivation

Medivation, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the rapid development of novel small molecule drugs to treat serious diseases of the central nervous system and cancers for which there are limited treatment options. Medivation aims to revolutionize the treatment of these diseases and offer hope to critical
'/>"/>

SOURCE Medivation, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Medivation Announces Presentation of MDV3100 Clinical Data in Patients With Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer at 44th American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
2. Medivations Dimebon(TM) Significantly Improved Thinking and Memory in Alzheimers Disease Patients Over One Year
3. Medivations Dimebon(TM) Significantly Improved Daily Function in Alzheimers Disease Patients, Resulting in Reduced Need for Caregiver Assistance
4. Medivations Dimebon(TM) Stabilizes Behavioral Symptoms in Alzheimers Disease Patients, Resulting in Reduced Caregiver Distress
5. Medivations MDV3100 Demonstrates Substantial PSA Reductions in First Patient Groups Treated in Phase 1-2 Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer Trial
6. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Poster Presentation Highlighting Observed Clinical Activity of KRX-0401 (Perifosine) at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting in Chicago, Illinois
7. IDM Pharma Announces Phase 2 Follow-Up Data Showing IDM-2101 is Well Tolerated With Positive Survival Trend in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients
8. Nektar Announces Expanded Phase 2 Clinical Development Plan For NKTR-102 (PEG-irinotecan)
9. CuraGen Announces Data From Ongoing Phase I/II Trial Showing Clinical Activity of CR011-vcMMAE in Metastatic Melanoma
10. Poniard Announces Positive Efficacy and Safety Data From Phase 1 Trial of Picoplatin in Multiple Tumor Types Including Ovarian Cancer
11. Poniard Announces Positive Preliminary Efficacy and Safety Data From Ongoing Phase 2 Trial of Picoplatin in First-Line Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/6/2015)... 2015  OncoSec Medical Inc. ("OncoSec") (NASDAQ: ONCS ... announced the appointment of Joann V. Lofgren ... Market Development, effective July 6, 2015. In this role, ... executing on the company,s market and product development strategy ... to welcome Joann to the OncoSec team and have ...
(Date:7/5/2015)... TOKYO , July 6, 2015 ... first international symposium on Medical-Engineering Collaboration "Medicine ... on July 10, 2015 in Tokyo, ... or its medical applied research will present their ... technology and a new industry produced with 8K ...
(Date:7/4/2015)... Adding SIR-Spheres® Y-90 resin ... metastatic colorectal cancer in the liver (mCRC) further ... Patients with unresectable metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) that ... greatest improvement in Progression-Free Survival (PFS) in the ... microspheres to a current first-line chemotherapy regimen, according ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:OncoSec Medical Appoints Joann V. Lofgren as Vice President of Market Development 2OncoSec Medical Appoints Joann V. Lofgren as Vice President of Market Development 3Nihon University to Host International Symposium on Medical-Engineering Collaboration 2Nihon University to Host International Symposium on Medical-Engineering Collaboration 3New SIRFLOX Study Data Presented at World Congress of Gastrointestinal Cancer 2New SIRFLOX Study Data Presented at World Congress of Gastrointestinal Cancer 3New SIRFLOX Study Data Presented at World Congress of Gastrointestinal Cancer 4
... MATEO, Calif., Feb. 28, 2011 Nile Therapeutics, Inc. ... the development of novel therapeutics for heart failure patients, ... MDT ) on the clinical development of ... failure and renal disease applications. "We are ...
... 2011 Hotspur Technologies announced today that Dr. ... clinical use of its Keeper™ Embolectomy Catheter.  The ... within arteries, while also incorporating the capability of ... The Keeper Catheter combines a compliant ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Nile Therapeutics to Collaborate with Medtronic on Clinical Development of Cenderitide for Heart Failure and Renal Disease 2Nile Therapeutics to Collaborate with Medtronic on Clinical Development of Cenderitide for Heart Failure and Renal Disease 3Hotspur's Keeper Embolectomy Catheter Deployed for First Time 2
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... ... stages of drug discovery. iPSCs are generated from adult cells, such as blood ... cell type in the human body. , iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes have ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... 2015 , ... “ TapGlance ” was featured on NewsWatch as part of ... the market for iOS, Android, and Windows. Joe Toohey, the host of AppWatch and ... app helps users visualize what rooms will look like before they even start renovating.. ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... ... report titled “ Female Hair Loss Needs to be Talked About, Shed Stigma, Experts Say,” ... U.S. will suffer from thinning hair or hair loss . For these 30 million women, ... queen, who was interviewed for the report began losing her hair at age 11 due to ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... July 06, 2015 ... ... their health care from nurses or midwives, yet there is a large gap ... nursing and midwifery research required to improve health outcomes and reduce unnecessary or ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Olive Fertility Centre is proud to announce that Olive medical ... behalf of the department of Family Practice. , “This award is a real honour,” ... The technology is changing so rapidly and we are also developing new models of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Cellular Dynamics’ Webinar Underscores the Value of Using Human iPSC-derived Cardiomyocytes for Investigative in vitro Drug Toxicology 2Health News:Cellular Dynamics’ Webinar Underscores the Value of Using Human iPSC-derived Cardiomyocytes for Investigative in vitro Drug Toxicology 3Health News:Cellular Dynamics’ Webinar Underscores the Value of Using Human iPSC-derived Cardiomyocytes for Investigative in vitro Drug Toxicology 4Health News:Create a Space with TapGlance, a Revolutionary Interior Design Application 2Health News:The Stigma of Female Hair Loss and Hair Restoration Solutions 2Health News:Columbia Nursing Nairobi Summit: Setting a Clinical Research Agenda for Africa 2Health News:Olive Fertility Centre Physician Honoured for Teaching 2
... Heart surgeons are getting ready for the first heart valve ... ,The operation is scheduled for Tuesday and will be performed ... is termed as percutaneous aortic valve replacement. This technique called ... , The novelty of this surgery is that it ...
... A new study conducted by New Agricultural Research Service ... varying thickening capacity //and this information is expected to ... ,Peanut flour is obtained after partial extraction of oil ... products, nutrition bars and snacks, marinades, sauces and dressings ...
... Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's sister-in-law and Nepal's most ... problems and other infections in hospital, media reports ... Shahid Gangalal National Heart Centre, the same hospital ... treatment and observation for nearly a week last ...
... a healthcare presentation into Japanese for an American client who ... a task not many can undertake. //And all this from ... Matheson, is proving that it is possible. Specialising in providing ... by delivering on the dot and raking in millions of ...
... hazards and a frenetic job pace increases the likelihood ... new systematic review suggests.// ,Work setting also ... of injury, with food service and construction industry jobs ... group. ,“These studies provide sufficient evidence that ...
... most commonly prescribed antidepressants are similar in effectiveness to ... side effects, according to an analysis// released today by ... ,The findings, based on a review of nearly 300 ... in 10 adult patients get some relief from the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Nepal's Most Influential Woman 'Critically' Ill 2Health News:Cashing in on IT for Healthcare 2Health News:Workplace Pressures, Hazards Raise Risk of Job Injuries in Youths 2Health News:Workplace Pressures, Hazards Raise Risk of Job Injuries in Youths 3Health News:Newer Class of Antidepressants Similar in Effectiveness, Side Effects Differ 2Health News:Newer Class of Antidepressants Similar in Effectiveness, Side Effects Differ 3
MultiWash Advantage is a versatile microplate washer engineered for reliability. It is designed for lab environments to help streamline their daily processes....
Synchron Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) utilizes two unique cartridges, Hb and A1c, to determine HbA1c concentration as a percentage of total hemoglobin....
... Monoclonal antibody method for HbA1c provides outstanding ... 99% agreement with the HPLC method(1) , ... a CV of 2.6%* means your results ... (NGSP) certified method, as recommended by the ...
The sole coagulation analyzer in the world that uses a unique dry reagent card....
Medicine Products: