Category: AstraZenca

  • AstraZeneca Reports Results of AZD1222 in Interim Analysis of P-lll Program for COVID-19

    Shots: The results of an interim of P-III program demonstrated that AZD1222 is safe & effective at preventing symptomatic COVID-19 and hospitalization. The interim analysis for efficacy was based on ~11,636 participants accruing 131 symptomatic infections from the P-III UK and Brazil trials The 1EPs based on the pooling of two dosing regimens showed vaccine […]

  • AstraZeneca Reports Long-Term Efficacy and Tolerability of Calquence (acalabrutinib) in P-ll ACE-LY-004 Study for MCL

    Shots: AstraZeneca reported long-term follow-up from the positive P-ll ACE-LY-004 study involves assessing Calquence (acalabrutinib) in adult patients with r/r MCL Result: @median follow up (38.1mos.) 44% of patients either remained on treatment or continued to be followed for survival; median DOR (28.6 mos.); estimated DOR rate @36 mos. (41.9%); m-PFS (22 mos.); estimated PFS […]

  • PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Nov 30 – Dec 04, 2020)

    Richter Acquires Janssen’s Evra Transdermal Contraceptive Patch Assets for $263.5M Published: Dec 3, 2020 | Tags: Asset Purchase Agreement, Evra, Gedeon Richter, Janssen Pharmaceutical, Signs, Transdermal Contraceptive Patch Assets, Treat Jazz Pharma and PharmaMar’s Zepzelca Fail to Meet its Primary Endpoint in P-III ATLANTIS Study for SCLC Published: Dec 3, 2020 | Tags: ATLANTIS, Doxorubicin, […]

  • AstraZeneca to Unveil its Robust Pipeline of Breast Cancer at SABCS

    Shots: AstraZeneca will divulge new developments across BC at the 2020 SABCS. The key abstract includes data of P-ll DESTINY-Breast01 study reinforcing the efficacy seen with Enhertu in HER2+ mBC following 2+ prior anti-HER2 based regimens The company will present data of P-I SERENA-1 study demonstrating the efficacy & safety of AZD9833 as a monothx. […]

  • PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Nov 23 – 27, 2020)

    Merck Collaborates with Siemens for the Digitalization of Production Published: Nov 26, 2020 | Tags: Agreement, Collaborative, Digitalization, Merck, Siemens, Sign CoSara Receives CDSCO’s Approval for its Saragene COVID-19 2-Gene Multiplex Test Published: Nov 26, 2020 | Tags: approval, CDSCO, Co-Diagnostics JV CoSara, COVID-19 2-gene multiplex RT-PCR, India, Manufacture, receives, Saragene, Sell, Test PostEra Collaborates […]

  • PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Nov 16-20, 2020)

    Eli Lilly and Incyte Receive FDA’s EUA for Baricitinib + Remdesivir to Treat Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19 Published: Nov 20,2020 | Tags: baricitinib, COVID-19, Eli Lilly, Emergency Use Authorization, FDA’s, Incyte, receives, Remdesivir Novartis Signs a License Agreement with Mesoblast to Develop and Commercialize Remestemcel-L for ARDS Published: Nov 20,2020 | Tags: Agreement, ARDS, Commercialize, […]

  • PharmaShots Weekly Snapshots (Nov 09-13, 2020)

    Qiagen Launches Portable Digital SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test in the US Published: Nov 13,2020 | Tags: Antigen Test, Digital, Launches, Portable, Qiagen, SARS-CoV-2, US GSK and Medicago Initiate P-II/III Study of its Plant-Derived COVID-19 Vaccine Published: Nov 13,2020 | Tags: COVID-19, GSK, Initiate, Medicago, P-II/III, Plant- Derived study, vaccine BD Acquires the Medical Business Assets of […]

  • PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Nov 02-06, 2020)

    AstraZeneca’s Brilinta (ticagrelor) Receives the US FDA’s Approval to Reduce the Risk of Stroke in Patients with an Acute Ischemic Stroke or High-Risk Transient Ischemic Attack Published: Nov 6, 2020 | Tags: AstraZeneca, Brilinta, ticagrelor, Receives, US FDA, Approval, Acute, High,Risk, Transient, Ischaemic, Stroke Novo Nordisk to Acquire Emisphere Technologies for $1.8B Published: Nov 6, […]

  • AstraZenca Expands Supply Agreement with Cheplapharm for Atacand (candesartan cilexetil) and Atacand Plus (candesartan cilexetil + hydrochlorothiazide) to Cheplapharm

    Shots: Cheplapharm to pay AstraZeneca a total of $400M non-contingent consideration, present value recognised as other operating income upon completion of the transaction, anticipated during the Q4’2020. $250M (of the $400M consideration) will be payable on completion and the remainder in H1’2021 AstraZeneca has agreed to sell the commercial rights to Atacand (candesartan cilexetil) and […]

  • AstraZenca Reports Results of Fasenra (benralizumab) in P-lllb PONENTE Trial for Asthma

    Shots: It is based on P-lllb PONENTE trial assessing Fasenra (benralizumab, 30mg) in adult patients with severe Asthma on high-dose ICS + LABA and long-term use of OCS therapy with or without additional asthma controller. This study included approx. 600 patients in EU, North America, South America, and Taiwan Results: 62% of patients achieved complete […]

  • PharmaShots Weekly Snapshot (Oct 19 – 23, 2020)

    Akebia Presents Results of Vadadustat in P-lll INNO2VATE Program for Anemia Due to CKD at ASN Kidney Week Published: Oct 23, 2020 | Tags: Akebia, Results, Vadadustat, P-lll, INNO2VATE Global Study, Anemia, Chronic Kidney Disease Sanifit Presents Results of SNF472 for the Treatment of Vascular Calcification at ASN Kidney Week 2020 Published: Oct 22, 2020 […]