Renal Cell Carcinoma Clinical Roundup

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(Merck) May 13, 2020 - Merck today announced first-time results from a Phase 2 trial evaluating the hypoxia-inducible factor-2 alpha (HIF-2α) inhibitor MK-6482, a novel investigational candidate in Merck’s oncology pipeline, for the treatment of von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) disease-associated clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC).
(Immunicum) May 6, 2020 - Immunicum AB announced today that it has received Regenerative Medicine Advanced Therapy (RMAT) designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Company’s lead candidate, ilixadencel, a cell-based, off-the-shelf immune primer for the treatment of metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma (mRCC).
(BMS) Apr 20, 2020 - Study met primary endpoint of significantly improving progression-free survival, and secondary endpoints of overall survival and objective response rate vs. sunitinib. Opdivo in combination with CABOMETYX demonstrates clinically meaningful efficacy results across all endpoints and preliminary assessment showing a...
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Robert Figlin, MD, Steven Spielberg Family Chair in Hematology-Oncology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and Tian Zhang, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, discuss the progress in RCC presented at ASCO GU '20