Uro Pipeline: Phase IIb study begins for intraprostatic localized PCa drugOther pipeline developments include a new company formed to develop OAB treatments, a phase III urothelial cancer study meeting its primary endpoint, the formation of a partnership to study RCC treatment, and more.
Uro Pipeline: Phase III data show drug’s benefit in castrate-resistant PCaOther pipeline products discussed in this article include agents for urinary catheter blockage, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and overactive bladder.
FDA approves Cyramza for treatment of metastatic colorectal cancerFDA has approved Cyramza (ramucirumab, Eli Lilly) injection for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer with disease progression on or after prior therapy.
FDA approves Cyramza in combination with paclitaxel for advanced gastric cancer after prior chemotherapyFDA has approved ramucirumab (Cyramza, Eli Lilly) in combination with paclitaxel (a type of chemotherapy) as a treatment for people with advanced or metastatic gastric (stomach) or gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) adenocarcinoma whose cancer has progressed on or after prior fluoropyrimidine- or platinum-containing chemotherapy.
ASCO: Second-line treatment with ramucirumab with standard docetaxel extends survival in NSCLCRamucirumab (Cyramza) combined with docetaxel (Taxotere) extended overall survival 1.4 months in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) when compared to standard second-line therapy (Taxotere alone), according to data presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting in Chicago.
FDA approves advanced stomach cancer drugFDA approved ramucirumab (Cyramza, Eli Lilly) to treat patients with advanced stomach cancer or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma.