News - 9 Apr 2013
A study presented at the AACR Annual Meeting 2013 indicates that a DNA blood test using Inostics' BEAMing Digital PCR can detect more mutations associated with secondary drug resistance in GIST...
News - 29 Nov 2012
Regorafenib is effective for patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors who have failed to respond to treatment with imatinib and sunitinib, trial results show.
News - 22 Nov 2012
Two phase 3 trials, published in The Lancet, have shown that a novel oral drug called regorafenib could offer survival benefits to people with bowel (colorectal) cancer or gastrointestinal stromal...
News - 31 Aug 2012
Bayer HealthCare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals today announced that Bayer HealthCare has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the oral multi-kinase...
News - 6 Jun 2012
AB Science SA, a pharmaceutical company specializing in the research, development and commercialization of protein kinase inhibitors (PKIs), announces today that data from the development program of...
News - 4 Jun 2012
Onyx Pharmaceuticals today announced data from the Phase 3 GRID (GIST – Regorafenib In Progressive Disease) trial evaluating the investigational drug regorafenib, a Bayer compound, in patients with...
News - 3 Apr 2012
Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced results from the Phase 3 trial GRID (GIST – Regorafenib in Progressive Disease) evaluating the investigational compound regorafenib (BAY 73-4506), a...
News - 1 Feb 2012
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today granted Gleevec (imatinib) regular approval for use in adult patients following surgical removal of CD117-positive gastrointestinal stromal tumors.
News - 10 May 2011
Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today that its investigational compound regorafenib (BAY 73-4506) has been granted Fast Track designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for...
News - 4 Feb 2011
Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today that its investigational compound regorafenib has been granted orphan drug status for the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal stromal...