September 22, 2022 – A Phase II Study of Domvanalimab and Zimberelimab Immunotherapy with or without FOLFOX Chemotherapy in People with Esophageal, Gastroesophageal Junction, or Stomach Cancer

The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and effectiveness of the investigational drugs domvanalimab and zimberelimab given together with or without FOLFOX chemotherapy in people with inoperable or metastatic upper digestive cancers. Both domvanalimab and zimberelimab take the brakes off the immune response by blocking certain proteins, enabling the immune system to…

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April 28, 2022 – Zymeworks Reports Last Patient Enrolled In Pivotal Study Of Zanidatamab In Treatment Of HER2-Expressing Late-Line Biliary Tract Cancer

VANCOUVER, British Columbia & SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 28, 2022– Zymeworks Inc. (NYSE: ZYME), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing next-generation multifunctional biotherapeutics, today announced that it has completed enrollment in its global HERIZON-BTC-01 pivotal clinical trial evaluating the antitumor activity of zanidatamab monotherapy in patients with previously treated advanced or metastatic HER2-amplified biliary tract cancers (BTC), including gallbladder cancer and cholangiocarcinoma…

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November 9, 2021 – Zymeworks Launches Global Phase 3 Zanidatamab Trial In First-Line HER2‑Positive Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma (GEA)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 9, 2021– Zymeworks Inc. (NYSE: ZYME), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing multifunctional biotherapeutics, today announced, together with its partner BeiGene, the launch of HERIZON‑GEA‑01. This is a randomized, global Phase 3 study evaluating Zymeworks’ investigational HER2‑targeted bispecific antibody, zanidatamab, plus chemotherapy, with or without BeiGene’s anti-PD‑1‑targeted antibody tislelizumab, versus standard of…

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November 1, 2021 – Taiho Press Release: Taiho Oncology Joins with Advocacy Partners to Underscore the Role of Proper Nutrition for Patients with Stomach Cancer During the Holiday Season and Beyond

November is a month associated with expressions of gratitude. We celebrate that which we are grateful for with family and friends, often over a holiday meal. But, while many of us will express gratitude for our health, others are struggling with theirs and may not be able to fully participate in those gatherings because they,…

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October 21, 2021 – Bristol Myers Squibb Receives European Commission Approval for Opdivo (nivolumab) + Chemotherapy for Patients with HER2 Negative, Advanced or Metastatic Gastric, Gastroesophageal Junction or Esophageal Adenocarcinoma whose Tumors Express PD-L1 with CPS ≥ 5

Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY) today announced that the European Commission (EC) has approved Opdivo (nivolumab) in combination with fluoropyrimidine- and platinum-based combination chemotherapy for the first-line treatment of adult patients with HER2-negative advanced or metastatic gastric, gastroesophageal junction (GEJ), or esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) whose tumors express PD-L1 with a combined positive score (CPS) ≥ 5. Read More…

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September 27, 2021 – U.S. Food and Drug Administration Accepts Bristol Myers Squibb’s Applications for Opdivo (nivolumab) + Yervoy (ipilimumab) and Opdivo + Chemotherapy for Unresectable Advanced, Recurrent or Metastatic Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the supplemental Biologics License Applications (sBLA) for both Opdivo® (nivolumab) in combination with Yervoy (ipilimumab) and Opdivo in combination with fluoropyrimidine- and platinum-containing chemotherapy as first-line treatments for adult patients with unresectable advanced, recurrent or…

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