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Could a Loxo Oncology Style Trial, Bring Loxo Style Results for PTX?
Jan 31, 2019
Clinical stage oncology company, Prescient Therapeutics (ASX:PTX) is in a fortunate position. It has two clinical candidates, four trials, and multiple possible pathways to market for its targeted therapies that address specific mutations that drive cancer and contribute to resistance.
Imugene Meets All Endpoints in Phase 1b Gastric Cancer Immuno-oncology Trial: Tumour Reduction In Gastric Cancer
Dec 17, 2018
Imugene (ASX:IMU) has now released results from the Phase 1b Gastric Cancer trial, showing that all dose levels of its HER-Vaxx cancer vaccine showed an increase in antibodies in patients.
Zero Safety Issues for IMU’s Immunotherapy Cancer Treatment: Phase II Trial Imminent
Nov 13, 2018
Imugene (ASX:IMU) is a clinical stage life sciences company on the cutting edge of this very field and is developing vaccines to boost and direct the immune system to target and attack cancer cells.
ASX Biotech Eyes International Distribution of Overlooked Cancer Drug
Oct 30, 2018
Today’s biotech junior is in the business of repurposing late-stage drug assets that have been overlooked by big pharma.
Top Results: BD1 Continues to Boost its Ovarian Cancer Detection Studies
May 21, 2018
BARD1 Life Sciences Limited (ASX:BD1) has both lung and ovarian cancer in its sights.
PTX Breast Cancer Trial Results Exceed Industry Expectations
May 17, 2018
Prescient Therapeutics (ASX:PTX) is looking to prove up its two breast cancer therapies, putting it ahead of the field in areas of high unmet need.
ASX Junior at the Forefront of Cancer Research Could be Set for a Blockbuster Year
Mar 13, 2018
This biotech appears to have cracked one of the holy grails of cancer research: it’s currently in human clinical trials with not one, but two innovative drugs which ‘turn off the switch’ that would otherwise allow cancerous cells to grow via the important Akt and Ras pathways.
IMU Picks up the Pace in Cancer Drug Treatment Development
Aug 9, 2017
It is difficult to understate the possible impact of the immuno-oncology therapies that the $33 million-capped Imugene (ASX: IMU) is currently developing. These therapies, if proven safe and successful, could have an undeniable real world positive effect for cancer patients.
Beating Cancer via Early Detection: ASX Stock Targeting Multiple Billion Dollar Markets
Apr 4, 2017
If you are going to beat cancer, your best bet is to catch it early. Of course, that’s easier said than done. By the time the symptoms of many cancers are apparent, a patient is often already in late stages of the disease. This is particularly true for lung cancer.
Could this ASX Cancer Therapy Junior Attract a Billion Dollar Big Pharma Deal?
Mar 16, 2017
One in every two Australians will be diagnosed with cancer by age 85. That’s a staggering statistic that has prompted a great deal of contemplation among doctors, patients and those affected in some way by the consequences of the disease. To try and combat the rise and spread of cancer, Big Pharma, along with smaller biotech companies are working on treatments and potential cures. One $30 million capped ASX junior may have a unique solution.
CDY Backs Hair Raising Growth for 2017 as it Capitalises on US Entry
Jan 24, 2017
Volume is a key word for life sciences play Cellmid (ASX: CDY). Its key hair loss product Evolis® aims to replace thinning hair with voluminous locks, while management seeks to volumise revenues, stock liquidity, and ultimately shareholders’ returns.
NOX Clinic Ready: Phase 1 Study Kicks off in Coming Weeks
Oct 26, 2016
Earlier this month, actor and director Ben Stiller publicised the fact he fought (and beat) an aggressive form of prostate cancer in 2014. He states his success over the oft-deadly disease is down to a PSA test that he took at an earlier age than what doctors commonly recommend.
New ASX Listing to Turbo Charge Treatment in $100BN Oncology Market
Aug 9, 2016
The weird and wonderful world of Biotechnology has a lot going for it — an industry working at the sharp-end of breakthrough medical research, Biotech is also one of the more enticing investment landscapes of modern times. In how many other industries are companies literally striving to save lives?
New ASX Listing: $15M Capped Stock with Phase II Trialled Cancer Drug
Jul 19, 2016
One of the latest stocks to list on the ASX happens to have a very small market cap, but a very advanced oncology drug with early sales potential. This $15M capped stock just raised $4M as part of its entry to the ASX, and its inherent value is in a niche cancer drug named Bisantrene that was ‘lost’ in the 1990s – buried under the weight of so-called billion-dollar blockbuster drugs that better suit Big Pharma’s margins.
$26M Capped ASX Stock Generating Millions in Revenue: US and Chinese Markets are Next
Jun 14, 2016
With a total global market of $90 billion, successful hair loss products can generate hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue. However the current market leaders may soon be under pressure from one particular ASX listed life sciences company.
Medical Cannabis First Mover: MMJ to Accelerate Australian Roll Out
Oct 28, 2015
The long term game that emerging medical cannabis company MMJ PhytoTech (ASX:MMJ) is playing is gradually paying off.