Tag: Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX)

Celldex Therapeutics: More Promising Results in Treating Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria Refractory to Antihistamines

Celldex Therapeutics Interim Trial Data for Barzolvolimab Interim data from Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) Phase 1b clinical trial of barzolvolimab in patients with moderate to severe chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) refractory to antihistamines demonstrate meaningful symptom improvements. The results showed that multiple doses of barzolvolimab resulted in dose-dependent decreases in itch and hives, as measured through the urticaria activity score over . . . This content …

What Happened Over the Past Two Days and Biotech

Some Gains in Biotech Stocks During the War in Europe On Tuesday, Mar 8,2022 the United States’ government decided to ban the importation of Russian oil, liquefied natural gas and coal. This decision was made to further deprive Russia from the resources that enable it to continue with the unwarranted war against Ukraine. This resolution has come at a time when the price of oil …

Some Ideas About the Falling Stock Market Day

The Stock Market Today Before the end of 2021 we recognized that investors were not going to swallow what was reiterated about the strong economy. The fact was there were no criteria for a strong economy. Instead, the unparalleled inflation problem was confirmed, which, normally, is expected to negatively impact most of the criteria of a strong economy. The stock market looked to be outperforming …

Devastated and Resurrected Good Biotech Firms: Theravance Biopharma

The Market Devastation and Resurrection of Good Biotech Firms Due to the market’s instability that we have been experiencing for a while now, we decided to look back at some biotech firms whose values tumbled and stocks tanked as a result of both internal and external bad circumstances and other reasons. The decision to retackle these firms is in our conviction that they will rebound …

Celldex Therapeutics Dosed the First Patient in a Phase 1 Study of CDX-0159 for Prurigo Nodularis

Celldex Therapeutics Dosed the First Patient with CDX-0159 for Prurigo Nodularis Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) announced that the first patient in a Phase 1 study of CDX-0159 for prurigo nodularis (PN) has been already dosed.  From Celldex Therapeutics Diane C. Young, MD, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log …

Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues

The Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues The Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues will constitute a chain of 7 issues. Today’s issue will include the following: Pinpointing and selecting the biotech firms that demonstrate readiness to treat untreatable, devastating diseases. Presenting an important antibody cocktail for the treatment of COVID-19. Stating our position regarding the Alzheimer’s disease firm Cassava Sciences. Pinpointing Prohost’s . . . This content is …

Companies Behind the Biotechnology Revolution

Prohost Portfolio PLUS #7 Companies Behind The Biotechnology Revolution Without these firms, basic science discoveries in the universities and the academic institutions and by the firms themselves would remain unutilized and shelved. Most of the firms we picked for the Prohost Portfolio are bringing novel products to newly discovered targets, and most have offered proof of concept of their hypotheses. Having said that, we add …

Why Celldex Therapeutics Stock is Soaring

Celldex Therapeutics is Soaring Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) stock soared following the firm’s announcement of updated data from its ongoing, open-label Phase 1b clinical trial of CDX-0159 in patients with antihistamine refractory cold urticaria and symptomatic dermographism, which are the two most common forms of chronic inducible urticaria. CDX-0159 is a humanized monoclonal antibody that specifically binds the receptor tyrosine kinase KIT with high specificity and …

Intellia Therapeutics and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: Yes, it is a Miracle!

Prohost Portfolio PLUS #6 Yes, it is a Miracle! Intellia Therapeutics and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals This miracle news from Intellia Therapeutics and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals came Saturday, a day when the Market is taking rest from the usual yo-yoing of good/bad reasons and no reasons. This miracle of great news emanated from Intellia Therapeutics. The first-ever clinical data from a trial that supports safety and efficacy of in vivo CRISPR …

Celldex Therapeutics See Also: More of Your Questions Answered

Prohost Portfolio PLUS #4 Celldex Therapeutics Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) stock is gaining momentum. On April 12, 2021 Celldex announced its presentation of promising data from its growing bispecific platform at the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2021 held between April 10th – 15th. The Company described the discovery . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log in.

Celldex Therapeutics Doses the First Patient with its CDX-0159 Product for Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria

Celldex Therapeutics After an expected resurrection, Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) stock recovered and went as high as over $19 from less than $2 after an exaggerated selloff caused by  investors following the failure to treat the still untreatable glioblastoma multiforme brain cancer. Today Celldex announced that enrollment has opened, in its randomized, double-blind Phase 1b study of CDX-0159 in patients with . . . This content …

A Letter to Subscribers

A Letter to Subscribers The complex brutal circumstances we are currently living in has made it imperative that we communicate with you so that you can understand how we at Prohost Biotech are acting in these difficult times. Current news announcing that the SARS-CoV-2 virus is infecting more, not fewer, people in many U.S. states and overseas. In the meantime, we are observing the tremendous …

Good News for Four Companies: Jazz, Celldex, Inventiva & Illumina

Good News for Jazz, Celldex, Inventiva & Illumina Jazz Pharmaceuticals Good News Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) announced along with its partner PharmaMar (MSE: PHM) that the U.S. FDA has approved Zepzelca™ (lurbinectedin) for adults with metastatic small cell lung cancer (SCLC) and disease progression on or after platinum-based chemotherapy.  Zepzelca was granted accelerated approval based on the overall response rate (ORR) and duration of response. <Continued approval for this indication may be contingent upon verification and …

Celldex Therapeutics: The Beginning of the Firm’s Resurrection

Celldex Therapeutics A few years ago Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) was known for its superior pipeline products. The most promising product in the firm’s pipeline was Celldex’s lead drug designed to treat the untreatable terrible brain cancer known as glioblastoma multiforme. What excited oncologists and investors at the time were the successful results coming out from early- and mid-phase clinical trials. Then, all of a sudden, …
End of the Year Decisions ~ Part 1

End of the Year Decisions ~ Part 1

Prohost Letter #426 End of the Year Decisions ~ Part 1 We decided to make this Prohost Letter a guideline of our opinion regarding all the firms we picked for the Prohost Portfolio, rather than the few firms that we promised to elaborate on in the Prohost Portfolio that we posted on January 1, 2019 at the Prohost Biotech website . . . This content …
Real Breakthroughs

Real Breakthroughs

Prohost Letter #420 REAL BREAKTHROUGHS - One Has Already Been Used and the Other Has Extraordinary Promises In  the  NEWS - THE POWER OF CHECKPOINT INHIBITOR IMMUNOTHERAPY WOW It is about the checkpoint inhibitors immunotherapy, which is bringing to the world of cancer a stunning revelation of a combination treatment offering an almost cure for a lung cancer...
Some Good and Bad Stories

Some Good and Bad Stories

The Week in Review #2 The Fairest Upgrades of the Week - Some analysts gave a generous and well measured dose of fairness evaluating biotech firms’ accomplishments. Credit Swiss upgrades Portola Pharmaceuticals (PTLA) from neutral to outperform while maintaining its $70 target . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log in.
The STAR of the Week

The STAR of the Week

THE WEEK IN REVIEW Wall Street As we said in yesterday’s article posted under Today’s Highlights, stocks can plummet at any time, regardless of whether they have the best or the worst grades for their financial or accomplishments reports. Stocks can falter (yet quickly recover) for various reasons, as their prices are decided by thousands of stocks exchanging hands between sellers who need to sell …
Prohost Letter #412 Part 3

Prohost Letter #412 Part 3

Prohost Letter #412 Part 3 GLIOBLASTOMA - Is There Hope? Senator John McCain was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor, glioblastoma – the most common and aggressive form of brain cancer. The cancer is so aggressive that most surgeries did not provide survival. This brain cancer affects around 3 people out of 100,000 in the U.S., with men more than women and whites more than other …
Prohost Letter #393

Prohost Letter #393

Prohost Letter #393 IMMUNOTHERAPY - PROHOST PORTFOLIO - NEW PICKS? - A Brief Reminder of the CAR T –TCR Immunotherapy Approaches In this issue we continue our journey inside the territory of cancer immunotherapy. We remind that in the Prohost Letter issue #391, we dealt with the immunotherapy based on genetically engineered T Cells, enabling them to seek out, attack and neutralize cancer cells. The immune system’s T …