Tag: Biogen Inc (BIIB)

From Biogen and Eisai: Lecanemab Confirmatory Phase 3 Clarity Met Primary Endpoint for Early Alzheimer’s Disease  

Biogen & Eisai Co and Early Alzheimer's Disease  From Tokyo and Cambridge, Eisai Co., Ltd. and Biogen Inc. (BIIB) announced positive topline results from Eisai’s large global Phase 3 confirmatory Clarity AD clinical trial of lecanemab. The product is an investigational anti-amyloid beta (Aβ) protofibril antibody for the treatment of mild cognitive impairment (

Eisai and Biogen: Lecanemab for the Treament of Early Alzheimer’s DIisease

Eisai and Biogen Inc: Lecanemab Eisai and Biogen Inc. (BIIB) announced that Eisai has completed the rolling submission to the U.S. FDA of a Biologics License Application (BLA) under the accelerated approval pathway for the investigational anti-amyloid beta (Aβ) protofibril antibody lecanemab (BAN2401). The  product is for mild cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and mild AD (collectively known as early AD) with confirmed presence …

The FDA Approval of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s Disease Drug and How Cassava Sciences Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Differs

Biogen Product Adulelm Approved for Alzheimer's Disease The latest news regarding Alzheimer’s disease is that of the FDA’s approval of Biogen Inc's (BIIB) Alzheimer disease product Adulelm (aducanumab). Although the approval seemed to be great news for Biogen many analysts and researchers, in highly regarded scientific institutions and universities, called it controversial. The FDA advisory committee has voted almost . . . This content is …

Annovis Bio Inc: Very Encouraging Trial Results in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Annovis Bio Inc and Neurodegenerative Diseases Annovis Bio Inc (ANVS), a clinical-stage drug platform company. This firm's focus is the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases. Annovis Bio Inc announced today new results from a double-blind, placebo-controlled study of its product ANVS401, the Company's lead . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log in.
PTC Therapeutics’ Product Risdiplam Met Trial Endpoints for the Treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy

PTC Therapeutics’ Product Risdiplam Met Trial Endpoints for the Treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy

PTC Therapeutics Risdiplam Results for SMA PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) has positive results from part 2 of the SUNFISH trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of the product risdiplam. The results demonstrate that the trial has met its primary endpoint of change from baseline after 1 year of treatment with risdiplam compared to placebo. The change was measured by the Motor . . . This content …
Biogen discontinued its Alzheimer’s disease drug Aducanumab. The usual selloff followed

Biogen discontinued its Alzheimer’s disease drug Aducanumab. The usual selloff followed

Biogen’s (BIIB) decision to discontinue the global Phase 3 trials, ENGAGE and EMERGE which is designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of its product aducanumab in patients with Alzheimer’s disease, has caused an exaggerated selloff of the stock. The failure to treat Alzheimer’s disease is well explained by Michel Vounatsos, Biogen’s Chief Executive Officer, who stated that the failure of aducanumab drug confirms the …
ImmunoGen’s Report and Standing. Why Biogen Is Experiencing a Selloff

ImmunoGen’s Report and Standing. Why Biogen Is Experiencing a Selloff

ImmunoGen & Biogen News About ImmunoGen ImmunoGen (IMGN) is a creator and developer of antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) aimed at improving cancer treatments. ImmunoGen aims to disrupt the progression of cancer through its conjugated targeted monoclonal antibodies. ImmunoGen’s lead ADC product candidate mirvetuximab soravtansine is in a Phase 3 study for folate receptor alpha (FRα)-positive platinum-resistant ovarian cancer, and in Phase 1b/2 trial in combination regimens.
Biogen’s Exciting Q2 Results Highlighted Ionis (IONS) Too

Biogen’s Exciting Q2 Results Highlighted Ionis (IONS) Too

The good news from Biogen’s (BIIB) Q2 exciting financial results comprised impressive news for Ionis (IONS) from the commercialization of Ionis’ approved product, Spinraza for Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).  Biogen is also responsible for the commercialization of Ionis’ products Tegsedi™ (inotersen) and Waylivra™ (volanesorsen) – two antisense drugs that Ionis discovered and successfully advanced through Phase 3 studies. In the second quarter of Biogen’s 2018 …
Prohost Letter #410

Prohost Letter #410

Prohost Letter #410 JUNE PDUFA DAYS This month, the FDA will decide on the approvals of drugs belonging to companies that Prohost has picked for investment. Usually, granting approvals rallies the stocks of the drugs’ developing firms. Sending Complete Response Letters for demands that might delay approvals would cut a substantial percentage of the stocks’ values, while rejections would cause the stocks to falter. Let’s …
Ionis Drug Spinraza Conquers Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Statistically Significant Results

Ionis Drug Spinraza Conquers Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Statistically Significant Results

Biogen (BIIB) and Ionis (IONS) announced that Spinraza (nusinersen), an antisense drug designed and developed by Ionis met its primary endpoint in Phase 3 trial of the CHERISH Study in later-onset spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). This was the second positive Phase 3 study that provides evidence of Spinraza’s efficacy and favorable safety. The data demonstrate statistically significant and clinically meaningful results.   Children receiving Spinraza …
Biogen: A Fruitful Collaboration in Gene Therapy. A Small Gene Therapy Firm That You Should Know

Biogen: A Fruitful Collaboration in Gene Therapy. A Small Gene Therapy Firm That You Should Know

COLLABORATIONS Preparing for the Future, Biogen Signs a Lucrative Collaborative Agreements While Highlighting the Small Firm REGENXBIO Pursuing gene therapy, Biogen (BIIB) announced collaborations with two gene therapy experts from the University of Pennsylvania as well as a gene therapy technology licensing deal with THE small gene therapy firm RegenxBio (RGNX). The deal will allow Biogen to license RegenxBio proprietary NAV Technology Platform for the …