October 2, 2015 Off

Merck and DNAtrix to evaluate the efficacy and safety of DNX-2401

By Dino Mustafić

Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, and DNAtrix announced on Thursday that they have entered into an oncology clinical study collaboration to evaluate the efficacy and safety of DNX-2401, DNAtrix’s oncolytic immunotherapy, in combination with Keytruda (pembrolizumab), Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in a Phase 2, multi-centered study of patients with recurrent glioblastoma, the most aggressive form of brain cancer for which there is no cure.

October 1, 2015 Off

FDA approves Allergan’s Juvederm ultra XC

By Dino Mustafić

Allergan plc has announced that the company has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Juvederm ultra XC for injection into the lips and perioral area for lip augmentation in adults over the age of 21.