Navigation Links
MedImmune Announces Positive Clinical Results at PAS Annual Meeting,From Large Prospective Trial in Prevention of Serious RSV Disease

- Numax Achieves Primary Endpoint Among High-Risk Infants Versus Current Standard of Care and Shows Reduction of Medically Attended Outpatient RSV- Related Lower Respiratory Infections -

TORONTO, May 08, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MedImmune, Inc. today announced positive results from a large prospective trial conducted for prevention of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). The trial compared motavizumab, the investigational monoclonal antibody (MAb) also known as Numax(R), with Synagis(R) (palivizumab), the standard of care for preventing RSV hospitalization in high-risk infants. In the Phase 3 study involving 6,635 pre-term infants at high risk for RSV, with a primary endpoint of non- inferiority, motavizumab demonstrated overall 26-percent fewer RSV hospitalizations compared with Synagis (p<0.01 for non-inferiority). Additionally, motavizumab demonstrated a statistically significant 50 percent reduction in the incidence of RSV-specific medically attended outpatient lower respiratory infections (LRIs) (p<0.01) compared with Synagis. These findings were presented today in a poster entitled, Phase 3 Trial of Motavizumab, an Enhanced Potency RSV-Specific MAb for the Prevention of Serious RSV Disease in High-Risk Infants, at the Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada.

"As RSV continues to be the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in infants in the United States, we are very encouraged by the results of this Phase 3 trial, which suggest that motavizumab may help to reduce the chance that our most vulnerable babies will have serious RSV disease," said Edward M. Connor, M.D., chief medical officer and executive vice president. "Data from the study showed that motavizumab was statistically superior to Synagis for the secondary endpoint of outpatient medically attended LRI caused by RSV, and thus may reduce the overall burden of RSV disease compared to the current stan
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Related medicine technology :

1. Infinity and MedImmune Present Updated Phase I Results of IPI-504 in GIST at ASCO Annual Meeting
2. Infinity and MedImmune Announce Updated Data On Ipi-504 to be Presented At ASCO
3. MedImmune Highlights Advances in Inflammatory Disease Pipeline With Series of Data Presentations
4. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting to Feature Data Presentations Related to MedImmune Clinical Programs in Influenza, RSV and hMPV
5. Micromet Achieves Milestone in BiTE Research Collaboration with MedImmune
6. MedImmune Publishes New Data in Nature Immunology Demonstrating The Role HMGB1 May Play in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases
7. MedImmune and Micromet Publish Data on Novel Anti-Cancer BiTE Molecule
8. Micromet and MedImmune Present Data From Preclinical Study of New BiTE Molecule Targeting CEA
9. Infinity and MedImmune to Present Preclinical Data From Study of Oral Formulation of IPI-504 At AACR
10. Antisoma Announces Further Data From ASA404 Ovarian Cancer Trial
11. Neose Announces Presentation of Positive Preclinical Data on GlycoPEGylated Factor VIIa at the XXI Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Post Your Comments:
(Date:1/15/2014)... FRANKLIN, Ohio , Jan. 15, 2014  A novel wearable ... it easy and painless for patients to self-inject prescription drugs ... of disorders, including cancer, blood diseases, autoimmune deficiencies, and genetic ... expected to grow to $220B by 2018, according to analysts.   ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Dynamic Healthcare Services, Inc. ("DHS"), a portfolio company of GMH ... Medical Equipment, Inc. ("Progressive") of Clarion, PA ... were not disclosed. Progressive is a full ... of sleep, mobility, and respiratory products to customers in the ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... VALHALLA, N.Y. , Jan. 14, 2014   Oligomerix, Inc. ... disease modifying therapeutics for Alzheimer,s disease (AD) and related ... headquarters to Valhalla, NY as ... additional laboratory space at New York Medical College. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Enable Injections Presents A New Class of Injectors for Drug Delivery at PEPTalk, Drug Delivery Partnership Meetings 2Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 2Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 3Oligomerix Relocates Corporate Headquarters and Secures Additional Laboratory Space from New York Medical College 2
(Date:4/17/2014)... April 17, 2014 By discovering a new mechanism ... a stroke, researchers at UC Irvine and the Salk ... may limit or prevent stroke-induced brain damage. , A ... cause of death and primary reason for disability in ... a stroke and lets blood-borne material into the brain, ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... An international team led by researchers at UC Davis ... plays a key role in cell division, also boosts ... the first time the complex has been shown to ... B1/Cdk1 an excellent target to control cellular energy production, ... was published online today in the journal Developmental ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... NEW YORK (17 April 2014) Population Council scientists and ... is safe, stable, and can prevent the transmission of ... and rectum in animals: HIV, herpes simplex virus 2 ... provides the first data that the gel is effective ... of efficacy in the vagina against all three viruses ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... alleviates muscle soreness after exercise, according to a ... at Chicago. , The study, reported online in ... Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation , also showed that ... not exercised, suggesting that massage has benefits for ... , Improved circulation and relief of muscle soreness ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... TORONTO, April 17, 2014While 94 per cent of Canadians ... that screen newborns for a specific number of genetic ... willing to participate in screening that would sequence their ... prick test" in their first day or two of ... taken from their heels and tested for about five ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Study IDs new cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke 2Health News:Dual role: Key cell division proteins also power up mitochondria 2Health News:Animal study provides first evidence that gel can prevent multiple virus transmission in vagina/rectum 2Health News:Massage therapy improves circulation, eases muscle soreness 2Health News:Researcher looks at public perceptions around newborn testing 2Health News:Researcher looks at public perceptions around newborn testing 3
... division of household chores or other factors can make your ... that contribute to a woman's marital happiness is the husband's ... conclusion arrived at W. Bradford Wilcox and Steven L. Nock, ... earned a majority of the income (>68%), who don't work ...
... study has found that anti-cancer treatment (chemotherapy) given to patients ... in the treatment// of the much dreaded bird flu. ... human volunteers. An immune system disorder referred to as haemophagocytic ... the bird flu infection. Therefore it is logical and reasonable ...
... civic body of Surat city in Gujarat Wednesday lifted its ... check the spread of bird flu in the region.,According to ... south Gujarat, except the 10-km radius of Uchchhal taluka, where ... about 250 km south of here, is adjacent to Maharashtra's ...
... child to be vaccinated against diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis. The fifth and ... splotch to develop on the area. ,This ... is that// neither of two common drugs--ibuprofen (Advil) and ... Cooperative study appearing in the March issue of Paediatrics ...
... to the issue of self harm. Self-Harm is most often ... support, help and above all, understanding. According to a recent ... to help a person who self-harms. ,The "see ... to the fore - that nearly 41% of adults ...
... Germany. Health officials have now urged cat owners to keep pets ... of Ruegen. Initially it is in this region that more than ... Mettenleiter, head of Germany's Friedrich Loeffler Institute said that the cat ... ,The disease was also detected among the wild cats in Asia. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Emotional Engagement of Husband - A Final Answer To What Women Want 2Health News:Anti-Cancer Treatment Promises Hope in Bird Flu Treatment 2Health News:Allergic reaction to DTaP vaccine persists in children 2Health News:Bird Flu attacks the feline community 2
ELISA Microplate Washer, Manual...
Designed to meet the demands of today's laboratories for RO water....
... Produce Up to 8000 L/day of Type ... are designed to produce up to 8000 ... potable tap feedwater., One Complete Purification and ... into a centralized system, providing total control ...
... 8000 L/day of Type III Laboratory-grade Water, ... produce up to 8000 L/day of Type ... One Complete Purification and Control Unit, RiOs ... system, providing total control of all parameters ...
Medicine Products: