Enhertu reduced the risk of disease progression or death by 72% vs. trastuzumab emtansine (T-DM1) in patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer – AstraZeneca + Daiichi Sankyo

Ground-breaking Phase III head-to-head DESTINY-Breast03 results featured at ESMO Presidential Symposium support Enhertu as the potential new standard of care in previously treated patients. DESTINY-Breast01 Phase II trial data also presented at ESMO showed impressive median overall survival of 29.1 months in HER2-positive patients following two or more HER2-based regimens. Detailed positive results from the head-to-head DESTINY-Breast03 Phase III trial […]

Imfinzi plus chemotherapy tripled patient survival at three years in the CASPIAN phase III trial in extensive-stage small cell lung cancer – AstraZeneca

Updated results from the CASPIAN Phase III trial showed AstraZeneca’s Imfinzi (durvalumab) in combination with a choice of chemotherapies, etoposide plus either carboplatin or cisplatin, demonstrated a sustained, clinically meaningful overall survival (OS) benefit at three years for adults with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer (ES-SCLC) treated in the 1st-line setting. These data, which show the longest survival update ever […]

Long-term data from PACIFIC phase III trial at ASCO showed 33% of NSCLC patients remained progression-free at five years – AstraZeneca

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Use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 (AZD1222) vaccine: updated Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (UK) statement

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Farxiga approved in the US for the treatment of chronic kidney disease in patients at risk of progression with and without type-2 diabetes – AstraZeneca

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Hypothesis for rare side effect linked to AstraZeneca vaccine

A hypothesis has been put forward as to why COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca (ChAdOx1 nCov-19) seems to trigger an abnormal and potentially life-threatening combination of blood clotting and low platelet counts.Two research teams, each studying separate groups of patients came to similar conclusions. They both suggest the development of serious blood clots alongside falling levels of platelets — the sticky cells […]

AZD 1222 US phase III trial met primary efficacy endpoint in preventing COVID-19 at interim analysis – AstraZeneca

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AZD 1222 US Phase III primary analysis confirms safety and efficacy for prevention of COVID-19 – AstraZeneca

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UK and EU regulatory agencies confirm COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca is safe and effective

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