Tag: ovarian cancer

New Class of Drugs to Stop Growing of Ovarian Cancer Cells

A team of researchers across The University of Manchester have shown that a new class of drugs are able to stop ovarian cancer cells growing. The Cancer Research UK and Wellcome Trust funded study,...

Pfizer and Merck Cease Phase III Study for Treatment Ovarian Cancer

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, which operates its biopharmaceutical business as EMD Serono in the US and Canada, and Pfizer Inc. announced the discontinuation of the ongoing Phase III JAVELIN Ovarian...

End of First Patient’s Treatment in AIVITA’s Ovarian Cancer Trial

AIVITA Biomedical, Inc., a biotech company specializing in innovative stem cell applications, announced that its first patient has completed treatment in its multi-center Phase 2 ROOT OF CANCER ovaria...

losartan Can Be Effective for Cancer Treatment

Researchers have found that losartan could be beneficial for those undergoing cancer treatment as it may enhance its effectiveness. The hypertension drug losartan which targets the angiotensin sign...

Merck and Pfizer’s Cancer Drug Failed Second Trial

Merck KGaA and Pfizer PD-L1 inhibitor Bavencio has missed the mark in its second ovarian cancer trial in a month, this time failing in previously-untreated patients. Results from a planned interim ...

Successful Trials of AstraZeneca’s Cancer and Anemia Drugs

British drugmaker AstraZeneca on Thursday said its ovarian cancer and anemia treatments met their goals in three separate late stage trials. The positive results provide a shot in the arm for the c...