Navigation Links
New Data Support High Complete Remission Rates With VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Therapies in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma
Date:5/16/2008

- Five Oral Presentations at ASCO Annual Meeting Will Further Demonstrate the Strength of VELCADE Combinations in Front-line Multiple Myeloma -

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pharmaceuticals, The Takeda Oncology Company, today announced that new data from VELCADE clinical studies are scheduled to be featured at the 2008 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, May 30 - June 3, 2008. The data will highlight the significant efficacy of multiple VELCADE based therapies in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma (MM).

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19991220/MLNMLOGO )

The Company submitted a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in December 2007 for the use of VELCADE to treat patients with newly diagnosed MM. The filing is based on data from the landmark Phase III VISTA trial. The FDA granted the sNDA priority review and a decision is expected by June 20, 2008. VELCADE is currently the market leader in relapsed multiple myeloma and the only drug approved for the treatment of relapsed mantle cell lymphoma.

"VELCADE based therapies continue to demonstrate unprecedented complete remission rates and survival benefits for patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma," said Nancy Simonian, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Millennium. "Data to be presented at ASCO are expected to support that deep and durable complete remissions are an important indicator for long-term patient outcomes. The continued strength of clinical trial data, combined with the pending FDA approval, will further solidify VELCADE as a key component of the standard of care for this disease."

Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma

Data to be featured at ASCO include the use of VELCADE in both newly diagnosed transplant and non-transplant MM patients. The da
'/>"/>

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

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Related medicine technology :

1. Multiple Clinical Data Presentations at EuroPCR 2008 Support Use of OrbusNeichs Genous(TM) Bio-engineered R stent(TM) as Safe Alternative to Drug-Eluting Stents
2. Lupus Under the Spotlight: U.S. Congress Shows Support for Womens Health Issues
3. Video: The Journal, Human Genetics, Publishes Results Supporting Interleukin Genetics Heart Health Test
4. ISTA Pharmaceuticals Announces New Phase III Clinical Findings to Support Bepreve NDA Filing
5. More Clinical Data Required to Support European Approval of CAP Indication for TYGACIL
6. Data Presented at AAN Support Potential for Adjunctive use of Intravenous Lacosamide as Short-Term Replacement for Oral Treatment in Partial Epilepsy
7. DSMB Supports Continuation of Anthera Phase II Impacts Trial for the Prevention of Acute Chest Syndrome in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease
8. Fifth DSMB Meeting Supports Neurobiological Technologies Continuation of Phase 3 Stroke Trials With Viprinex(TM) (ancrod)
9. Karmanos Cancer Institute Research Supports Role of Inflammation to Determine Lung Cancer Risk, Particularly in African-American Women
10. Pharmacyclics Announces Preclinical Results Supporting Development of Its Novel Btk Inhibitor in Immune Mediated Diseases
11. Supportive Oncology Services Accrues One Million Cancer Patient Self-Reported Assessments
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/1/2015)... MENLO PARK, Calif. , June 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... medical device company that is providing innovative evidence-based solutions ... it has commenced an underwritten public offering of its ... by Nevro and 2,459,175 shares to be sold by ... grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... MENLO PARK, Calif. , June 1, ... (OTCQX: DMPI) ("DelMar" and the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical ... therapies in new orphan drug indications, today announced ... trial of  VAL-083  (dianhydrogalactitol) in patients with refractory ... form of human brain cancer. Results ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... CEFALY Technology , the creators of ... authorized for use prior to the onset of migraine ... trial showing that the Cefaly device returns normal metabolic ... patients, namely the orbitofrontal cortex and rostral cingulate. ... an imaging test of the brain, used a radioactive substance called a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Nevro Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock 2Nevro Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock 3DelMar Pharmaceuticals Presents Updated Phase I/II Clinical Data on VAL-083 in Refractory Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) at ASCO 2DelMar Pharmaceuticals Presents Updated Phase I/II Clinical Data on VAL-083 in Refractory Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) at ASCO 3DelMar Pharmaceuticals Presents Updated Phase I/II Clinical Data on VAL-083 in Refractory Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) at ASCO 4DelMar Pharmaceuticals Presents Updated Phase I/II Clinical Data on VAL-083 in Refractory Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) at ASCO 5DelMar Pharmaceuticals Presents Updated Phase I/II Clinical Data on VAL-083 in Refractory Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) at ASCO 6DelMar Pharmaceuticals Presents Updated Phase I/II Clinical Data on VAL-083 in Refractory Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) at ASCO 7DelMar Pharmaceuticals Presents Updated Phase I/II Clinical Data on VAL-083 in Refractory Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) at ASCO 8New Study Shows CEFALY Returns Normal Metabolic Activity to Brain Areas in Migraine Patients 2
... Clinical Development for the Treatment of ... Opioid Bowel Dysfunction, ... presented positive results this week from Phase,1 and preclinical studies of ... in Las Vegas, Nevada. NKTR-118 is,Nektar,s proprietary oral therapy being studied ...
... physician leading clinical trials, FREEPORT, N.Y., ... in treating facial bruising from injectable cosmetic,treatments ... known for,treating under-eye circles. Pinoxide is ... (BMTd),created by AGI Dermatics and formulated in ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Positive Results for NKTR-118 (oral PEG-naloxol) Presented at American Academy of Pain Management Meeting 2Positive Results for NKTR-118 (oral PEG-naloxol) Presented at American Academy of Pain Management Meeting 3Positive Results for NKTR-118 (oral PEG-naloxol) Presented at American Academy of Pain Management Meeting 4Positive Results for NKTR-118 (oral PEG-naloxol) Presented at American Academy of Pain Management Meeting 5Promising Results in Treating Facial Bruising From Injectables 2
(Date:6/1/2015)... Carson Energy also announced they have ... transactions. AdvantaIRA Trust, LLC is the country’s largest self-directed ... fund positions using IRA’s does 2 things:, 1. It ... even if there current cash position will not allow ... for Carson and their investors to be able to ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... 01, 2015 The federal court overseeing ... amended the Case Management Order governing case selection for ... Amended Order which was issued in the U.S. ... 2015, directs the parties to submit a Proposed Case ... that outlines parameters and the process for selecting AbbVie-only ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... June 01, 2015 Atagi Plastic Surgery ... been named an Ultherapy® Ultra Treatment Provider ... and Skin Aesthetics is one of only six practices ... premier treatment provider. , Atagi Plastic Surgery and ... Denver area has led the practice to earn the ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) June 01, 2015 Linda ... tired and had an irregular heartbeat. At first she thought ... soon found out it was much more than that. After ... valve disease. Linda admitted she felt afraid about what might ... as five million Americans are diagnosed with valve disease each ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... June 01, 2015 On May 14, ... center hosted the Cherry Creek Chamber of Commerce ... clinic. Urgent care centers typically do not offer primary ... AFC/Doctors Express Cherry Creek Urgent Care staff to schedule ... , From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. the center hosted ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Carson Energy Brings Oil Wells To IRAs 2Health News:Testosterone Lawsuit News: Federal Court Amends Order Governing AndroGel Bellwether Trial Selection 2Health News:Testosterone Lawsuit News: Federal Court Amends Order Governing AndroGel Bellwether Trial Selection 3Health News:Testosterone Lawsuit News: Federal Court Amends Order Governing AndroGel Bellwether Trial Selection 4Health News:Atagi Plastic Surgery and Skin Aesthetics Named Ultherapy® Ultra Treatment Provider 2Health News:A New Online Resource for Those Living with Heart Valve Disease 2Health News:A New Online Resource for Those Living with Heart Valve Disease 3Health News:Grand Opening For AFC/Doctors Express Cherry Creek Primary Care Clinic 2
... of Michigan scientists have found that a deficiency in a key ... type of adult brain cancer. The study, conducted in mice that ... and a way to screen for the disease early. Appearing ... in mice show for the first time that:, Glioblastoma, the ...
... A closer look at regulatory and clinical concerns with ... to an educational advisory by the International Society for ... issue of The Journal of Heart and Lung ... Thoracic transplant patients ...
... Georgia to use a new, cutting edge diagnostic ... outcomes. , , WOBURN, Mass., and VEDBAEK, Denmark, ... Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia has implemented AdvanDx,s PNA FISH(R) ... than conventional methods to help their physicians, pharmacists and nurses ...
... addresses limitations of current randomized trials , , ... Inc . highlighted recent clinical panel presentations underscoring ... for treating asthma in adults and children. The company ... to mixed results in some randomized trials of eNO-guided ...
... Cordex Pharma, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXP) announced ... has approved the design of pivotal, Phase 2b/3 clinical ... drug for the acute treatment of patients with paroxysmal ... process. , , ATPace(TM) is a novel ...
... China, June 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Nepstar Chain Drugstore,Ltd. ... "Company"), the largest drugstore,chain in China based on the ... Mr. Jason (Xinghua) Wu as the Chief Operating,Officer. ... overseeing,procurement, logistics, store development and store operations. He ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Most common brain cancer may start in neural stem cells 2Health News:Most common brain cancer may start in neural stem cells 3Health News:Most common brain cancer may start in neural stem cells 4Health News:More stringent evaluation on the use of generic medications in thoracic transplantation 2Health News:Memorial University Medical Center (MUMC) Implements PNA FISH(R) Tests to Help Provide Best Care for Patients with Bloodstream Infections 2Health News:Memorial University Medical Center (MUMC) Implements PNA FISH(R) Tests to Help Provide Best Care for Patients with Bloodstream Infections 3Health News:Clinical Utility of Exhaled Nitric Oxide Highlighted By American Thoracic Society Panel 2Health News:Cordex Receives Special Protocol Assessment Approval from FDA for ATPace(TM) 2Health News:Cordex Receives Special Protocol Assessment Approval from FDA for ATPace(TM) 3Health News:Cordex Receives Special Protocol Assessment Approval from FDA for ATPace(TM) 4Health News:China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Appoints Chief Operating Officer 2Health News:China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Appoints Chief Operating Officer 3
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
Medicine Products: