Useful drug for stem cell transplant problem
In this trial, headed by scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in the US, a group of 80 patients with severe VOD received a new drug. defibrotide
is extracted from pig intestinal tissue. Around a third of the patients experienced complete reversal of VOD and 35 per cent of them survived for at l...
Gentium's Defibrotide Highlighted in Two Poster Presentations at
American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting
VILLA GUARDIA (COMO), Italy--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 13, 2007 -
Gentium, S.p.A. (NASDAQ:GENT) (the "Company") today reported that
its lead investigational product, Defibrotide, will be the subject
of two poster presentations at the American Association for Cancer
Research's (AACR) Annual Meeting being...
Gentium's Defibrotide Highlighted in Poster Presentation at World
Congress of Nephrology
VILLA GUARDIA (COMO), Italy--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2007 -
Gentium S.p.A. (NASDAQ: GENT) (the "Company") today reported that
its lead product, Defibrotide, will be the subject of a poster
presentation at the World Congress of Nephrology 2007 being held in
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from April 21-25, ...
Gentium's Defibrotide Seen as Active in Multiple Myeloma
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 27, 2007 - Gentium S.p.A. (Nasdaq:
GENT) announced the presentation of both clinical and preclinical
data that support the safety, activity, synergy and potential
mechanism of action of Defibrotide
in combination with anticancer
therapy in multiple myeloma. Investigat...