FDA Approves Vegzelma (bevacizumab-adcd), a Biosimilar to Avastin
Vegzelma is Celltrion’s third oncology biosimilar to receive approval from the U.S. FDA Vegzelma offers U.S. patients living with multiple types of cancer a new, safe, and effective treatment option The approval is based on totality of... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - September 27, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche achieves good results in the first six months of 2022
Group sales up 5%1 at constant exchange rates (CER) and 5% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales increase 3%; continued strong demand for new medicines to treat severe diseases; as expected, the impact of biosimilars slows down furtherDiagnostics Divisionsales grow 11%; ongoing strong base business; demand for COVID-19 tests is expected to decline in the second half of the yearIFRSnet income increases by 12% (12% in Swiss francs), whilecore earnings per share are up 11%Highlights in the second quarter:EU approvals ofPolivy (first-line treatment for aggressive form of blood cancer),Lunsumio (follicular lymphoma) andT...
Source: Roche Investor Update - July 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche achieves good results in the first six months of 2022
Basel, 21 July 2022Group sales up 5%1 at constant exchange rates (CER) and 5% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales increase 3%; continued strong demand for new medicines to treat severe diseases; as expected, the impact of biosimilars slows down furtherDiagnostics Divisionsales grow 11%; ongoing strong base business; demand for COVID-19 tests is expected to decline in the second half of the yearIFRSnet income increases by 12% (12% in Swiss francs), whilecore earnings per share are up 11%Highlights in the second quarter:EU approvals ofPolivy (first-line treatment for aggressive form of blood cancer),Lunsumio (follic...
Source: Roche Media News - July 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Diabetic Macular Edema Outcomes Compared for Aflibercept, Bevacizumab
FRIDAY, July 15, 2022 -- For treatment of diabetic macular edema involving the center of the macular, two-year outcomes are similar for those treated with aflibercept monotherapy and with bevacizumab first then a switch to aflibercept in cases of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 15, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bevacizumab First Matches Aflibercept for Diabetic Macular Edema Bevacizumab First Matches Aflibercept for Diabetic Macular Edema
Results from a randomized trial showed that step therapy for diabetic macular edema with lower-priced bevacizumab followed by pricier aflibercept, when needed, works as well as aflibercept monotherapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - July 14, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Panitumumab Beats Bevacizumab in Left-Sided mCRC Panitumumab Beats Bevacizumab in Left-Sided mCRC
The first trial comparing panitumumab or bevacizumab plus standard chemotherapy has shown that the former significantly improves survival in left-sided Ras wild type metastatic colorectal cancer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - June 5, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Data at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting highlight Roche ’s continued commitment to innovation in oncology and personalised healthcare
Pivotal data onglofitamab, a potential first-in-class CD20xCD3 T-cell engaging bispecific antibody, in heavily pre-treated patients with aggressive lymphoma, will be presented as part of our industry-leadinghaematology portfolioFurther studies exploring broad genomic testing to support informed treatment decisions for patients and advance cancer care approaches will be presentedBasel, 24 May 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that new data from clinical trials of 18 approved and investigational medicines across more than 20 cancer types will be presented at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncol...
Source: Roche Media News - May 24, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Data at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting highlight Roche ’s continued commitment to innovation in oncology and personalised healthcare
Pivotal data on glofitamab, a potential first-in-class CD20xCD3 T-cell engaging bispecific antibody, in heavily pre-treated patients with aggressive lymphoma, will be presented as part of our industry-leading haematology portfolioFurther studies exploring broad genomic testing to support informed treatment decisions for patients and advance cancer care approaches will be presentedBasel, 24 May 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that new data from clinical trials of 18 approved and investigational medicines across more than 20 cancer types will be presented at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Onc...
Source: Roche Media News - May 24, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Data at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting highlight Roche ’s continued commitment to innovation in oncology and personalised healthcare
Pivotal data onglofitamab, a potential first-in-class CD20xCD3 T-cell engaging bispecific antibody, in heavily pre-treated patients with aggressive lymphoma, will be presented as part of our industry-leading haematology portfolioFurther studies exploring broad genomic testing to support informed treatment decisions for patients and advance cancer care approaches will be presentedBasel, 24 May 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that new data from clinical trials of 18 approved and investigational medicines across more than 20 cancer types will be presented at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Onco...
Source: Roche Investor Update - May 24, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Data at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting highlight Roche ’s continued commitment to innovation in oncology and personalised healthcare
Pivotal data onglofitamab, a potential first-in-class CD20xCD3 T-cell engaging bispecific antibody, in heavily pre-treated patients with aggressive lymphoma, will be presented as part of our industry-leadinghaematology portfolioFurther studies exploring broad genomic testing to support informed treatment decisions for patients and advance cancer care approaches will be presentedBasel, 24 May 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that new data from clinical trials of 18 approved and investigational medicines across more than 20 cancer types will be presented at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncol...
Source: Roche Media News - May 24, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Which CRC Regimens Are More Likely to Harm Kidneys? Which CRC Regimens Are More Likely to Harm Kidneys?
After analyzing various treatments for metastatic colorectal cancer (CRC), researchers zeroed in on FOLFIRI  + bevacizumab. The study was published as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed.First Look (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - May 17, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Alymsys (Bevacizumab-maly Injection) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - April 25, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche reports good sales growth in the first quarter of 2022
Basel, 25 April 2022Group sales increase 11%1 at constant exchange rates (CER) and 10% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales up 6%; continued strong sales of new medicines for severe diseases. Impact of biosimilars decreases as expected.Diagnostics Divisionsales grow 24% due to good momentum in base business and continued high demand for COVID-19 tests. After a strong first quarter, significant decline in COVID-19-related testing expected.Highlights in the first quarter:FDA approval of Vabysmo (severe eye diseases); CHMP recommends EU approval of Polivy combination (aggressive form of blood cancer), Tecentriq (early...
Source: Roche Media News - April 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche reports good sales growth in the first quarter of 2022
Group sales increase 11%1 at constant exchange rates (CER) and 10% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales up 6%; continued strong sales of new medicines for severe diseases. Impact of biosimilars decreases as expected.Diagnostics Divisionsales grow 24% due to good momentum in base business and continued high demand for COVID-19 tests. After a strong first quarter, significant decline in COVID-19-related testing expected.Highlights in the first quarter:FDA approval of Vabysmo (severe eye diseases); CHMP recommends EU approval of Polivy combination (aggressive form of blood cancer), Tecentriq (early-stage non-small cel...
Source: Roche Investor Update - April 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alymsys (Bevacizumab-maly Injection) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - April 20, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news