Polivy

ASH abstract drop backs Roche’s Polivy in first-line lymphoma

Roche trumpeted a top-line results of the POLARIX trial of its Polivy therapy in previously-untreated B-cell lymphoma, and a first look at the data suggests it is on track for approval in what could be a highly lucrative new market. An abstract of the results published ahead of the upcoming American Society of Haematology (ASH) …

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Armed with ph3 trial, Roche preps filing for Polivy in first-line DLBCL

Roche has the results it was hoping for in a phase 3 trial of Polivy in newly diagnosed diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) – an indication it thinks could be worth up to $2 billion. The Swiss drugmaker reported top-line results from the POLARIX study this morning, showing that Polivy (polatuzumab vedotin) was able to …

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Genentech Reports Results of Polivy (polatuzumab vedotin-piiq) + R-CHP in P-III POLARIX Trial for the Treatment of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Shots: The P-III POLARIX trial evaluates the efficacy, safety, and PK of Polivy + R-CHP vs R-CHOP in 879 patients in a ratio (1:1) with previously untreated DLBCL for 6 cycles, followed by Rituxan for 2cycles; or R-CHOP + Polivy PBO for 6 cycles, followed by 2 cycles of Rituxan. The trial is being conducted …

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Chugai’s Polivy Receives MHLW’s Approval for Relapsed or Refractory Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma

Shots: The approval is based on results from P- Ib/II GO29365 study assessing Polivy (IV, 30 & 140mg) + BR vs BR alone in 80 DLBCL patients and P-II JO40762/P-DRIVE study that evaluated Polivy + BR therapy in 35 patients with R/R DLBCL not eligible for ASCT The P-II part of GO29365 study demonstrated CRR …

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Roche Reports of Polivy + Bendamustine and MabThera / Rituxan in P-lb/ll GO29365 Study for R/R Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Shots: The P-lb/ll GO29365 study involves assessing of Polivy (polatuzumab vedotin) + BR vs BR as monthx. in 106 patients with r/r DLBCL who are not eligible for stem cell transplant Result: @48.9mos. CR rate (42.5% vs 17.5%); m-PFS (9.2 vs 3.7 mos.); m-OS (12.4 vs 4.7 mos.); New data from the extension cohort, in …

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NICE recommends regular NHS funding for Roche’s lymphoma drug Polivy

NICE has recommended regular NHS funding for Roche’s Polivy in certain lymphoma patients in final draft guidance, overturning a previous rejection. The new guidance recommends Polivy (polatuzumab vedotin) in combination with rituximab and bendamustine, for adults with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL), in second line when patients cannot have a stem cell transplant. Around 4,800 …

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