May's top stories: Funders and NGOs agreed on new standards, Actinogen's Xanamem in Phase II
Medical research funders and international NGOs agreed to implement the new WHO standards for clinical trials, and Actinogen Medical began patient enrolment and dosing in the Phase II XanADu clinical trial of Xanamem for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. Drugdevelopment-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from May.
April's top stories: NIAID's Phase II/IIb Zika vaccine trial, Boehringer's nintedanib in Phase III trial
The National Institutes of Health's (NIH) National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) began the Phase II/IIb clinical trial of a Zika vaccine, and Boehringer Ingelheim began patient enrolment in the Phase III PF-ILD trial of nintedanib to treat various progressive fibrosing lung diseases. Drug development-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from April.
March's top stories: Cancer Research UK's pancreatic cancer trials, Novartis' Cosentyx in psoriasis
Cancer Research UK invested £10m in the PRECISION Panc project, including a network of clinical trials for the treatment of pancreatic cancer, and Novartis reported positive results from the extension A2302E1 trial of Cosentyx to modify the course of psoriasis. Drugdevelopment-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from March.
February's top stories: Merck's Phase III HIV-1 trial results, NIH's Phase I AGS-v vaccine trial
Merck reported positive results from the Phase III trial of its non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) doravirine (MK-1439) for the treatment of patients with HIV-1 infection, and NIH's NIAID initiated a Phase I trial of vaccine AGS-v to prevent mosquito-transmitted diseases. Drugdevelopment-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from February.
January's top stories: TG Therapeutics' Phase II trial, antidepressant hip fracture risk
TG Therapeutics began its Phase II investigator initiated trial of TGR-1202 in combination with ibrutinib to treat Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma (DLBCL), and a study suggested that antidepressant usage increases the risk of hip fracture. Drugdevelopment-technology.com wraps-up the key headlines from January.