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USC Opens Phase II Trial of Ambrx’s ARX788 for HER2-Positive Breast Cancer

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From: precisiononcologynews.com The University of Southern California’s Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center on Monday said it has opened a Phase II trial of Ambrx’s antibody-drug conjugate ARX788 for advanced HER2-positive breast cancer patients. The trial, which is sponsored by La Jolla, California-based Ambrx, will involve roughly 200 HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer patients who have previously received trastuzumab emtansine (Genentech’s Kadcyla; T-DM1), …

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Team discovers novel strategy to tame aggressive breast cancer and starts clinical trial

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By: National Cancer Centre Singapore From: medicalxpress.com A team of clinicians and scientists from the National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS), Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and A*STAR’s Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) has identified a novel method to treat triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC). They discovered that cancer cells switch between different cell states and are able to change from being less …

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Lutris Pharma Initiates Part Two of its Phase 1/2 Trial of LUT014 To Treat Radiation Dermatitis in Breast Cancer Patients

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From: prnewswire.com Lutris Pharma, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on improving anti-cancer therapies by reducing dose limiting side effects, today announced that, based on the compelling results observed in part one, it has initiated part two of its phase 1/2 trial of lead compound, LUT014, a topically applied, novel B-Raf inhibitor, for the treatment of radiation-induced dermatitis (RD) in …

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Defence Therapeutics embark on next stage of breast cancer treatment development

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From: healtheuropa.eu In a groundbreaking development, pioneering biotechnology company Defence Therapeutics has announced today it will be performing the final necessary studies before entering a Phase 1 trial for its innovative AccuTOX breast cancer treatment. AccuTOX is one of Defence Therapeutics‘ premier candidates for effective breast cancer treatment and is comprised of the company’s cutting-edge AccumTM technology platform, which was …

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Inbiomotion’s MAF Test® selects breast cancer patients benefitting from adjuvant clodronate, significantly improving their overall survival

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Source: Inbiomotion From: prnewswire.com – Level 1 evidence from the MAF Test® analyses of the NSABP-B34 landmark clinical trial confirmed clinical utility of the MAF Test® for selection of early-stage breast cancer patients that benefit from adjuvant clodronate treatment to prevent metastasis – Data published in Journal of National Cancer Institute, Cancer Spectrum – MAF-negative status of patients who were …

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Radionuclide therapy a promising option to treat HER2 breast cancer

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From: europeanpharmaceuticalreview.com The radionuclide treatment combines radioactive iodine therapy with single-domain antibodies to target the HER2 antigen. A Phase I trial has found that radionuclide treatment may offer new therapeutic options for human epidermal growth factor receptor type 2 (HER2)-positive breast cancer. The treatment combines radioactive iodine therapy with single-domain antibodies that target the HER2 antigen to destroy cancer cells. …

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Tyme Technologies Begins Cancer Metabolism-Based Therapy Trial in Breast Cancer Patients

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By: Staff Reporter From: precisiononcologynews.com Tyme Technologies said on Monday it has dosed the first patient in its Phase II OASIS trial of SM-88 in previously treated metastatic hormone receptor (HR)-positive HER2-negative breast cancer patients. The investigator-initiated study at Georgetown University will initially enroll 30 patients with metastatic HR-positive HER2-negative breast cancer who have previously received at least two lines …

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Extended Letrozole Reduced Recurrence Risk in Postmenopausal Breast Cancer

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By: Mike Bassett From: medpagetoday.com 5 years of the aromatase inhibitor improved disease-free survival vs 2-3 years Five years of extended treatment with the aromatase inhibitor letrozole significantly improved disease-free survival (DFS) compared with the standard duration of 2 to 3 years in postmenopausal patients with breast cancer who had already received 2 to 3 years of tamoxifen, according to …

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Carrick Therapeutics Presents Encouraging Initial Efficacy for Samuraciclib (CT-7001) in Combination with Fulvestrant in Advanced HR+, HER2- Breast Cancer Patients at ESMO Congress 2021

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From: biospace.com Phase 2a Tolerability and Efficacy Data Supports Further Clinical Development of Samuraciclib in Combination with Fulvestrant in HR+, HER2- Breast Cancer Previously Treated with a CDK4/6 Inhibitor Carrick Therapeutics, an oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing highly differentiated therapies, today presented encouraging initial clinical data on samuraciclib (CT-7001), an oral and first-in-class inhibitor of CDK7, at the 2021 …

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PharmAbcine Receives HREC Clearance for Phase II Trial of Olinvacimab and Pembrolizumab in mTNBC

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Source: PharmAbcine From: prnewswire.com PharmAbcine Inc. (KOSDAQ: 208340ks), a clinical-stage biotech company focusing on the development of antibody therapeutics, announced today that the company has received Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) clearance to commence the Phase II combination trial of olinvacimab, PharmAbcine’s anti-VEGFR2 antibody, and KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab), MSD’s anti-PD-1 molecule, for the treatment of metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (mTNBC) in …