We’ve heard of drugs underperforming in clinical trials, but is it possible for a drug to over-perform?
Patients hoping for a new alternative to the blockbuster blood thinner Plavix will have to wait a bit longer for a verdict on a promising candidate.
Approximately 19,000 individuals in the US are diagnosed with primary brain cancers each year.
Despite the setbacks and pitfalls experienced by early-stage pioneers in the cancer immunotherapy / therapeutic cancer vaccine space, recent advancements and study results are encouraging.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals has agreed to buy the struggling Metabasis Therapeutics for $3.2 million in cash.
Scientists are calling Plexxikon’s experimental skin cancer drug a “breakthrough” after it successfully shrank tumors in clinical trial patients.
Imagine thousands of scientists across the globe collaborating to find a cure for cancer, or create a new malaria vaccine.