Navigation Links
NW Bio 2012 Annual Report Shows Strong Progress And Enhancement Of Leadership Position
Date:4/8/2013

>

"2012 was a watershed year for NW Bio.  Years of work quietly building our key programs reached critical mass," commented Linda F. Powers, CEO of NW Bio. "Our strong progress on so many fronts in 2012 has positioned us for further acceleration in 2013, and sharpened our leadership position in the immune therapy space."

Progress in Lead Program:  Clinical Trial With DCVax-L for Brain CancerDuring 2012, the Company's ongoing trial with DCVax-L for Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) brain cancer was upgraded to Phase III trial status in the US, and was also approved in the UK to proceed as a Phase III trial.  The trial was expanded from 240 patients to 312 patients, and significant enhancements of the trial (including additional interim analyses) were added.  The trial expanded from 25 US sites at year end 2011, to 42 sites operating in the US and nearly 30 sites selected and in varying stages in Europe at year end 2012.

In the UK, the Company launched its partnering with Kings College Hospital and Kings College London -- premiere opinion-leader institutions.  Three other premiere sites were also selected and agreed to participate in the trial, including Queens Hospital in Birmingham, University College Hospital in London, and Addenbroke Hospital in Cambridge.

In Germany, 24 hospital centers across the country were selected and agreed to participate in the trial.  The Company's partnership with the Fraunhofer Institute was expanded.  A $5.5 million grant was awarded by the German government (one of the largest such grants ever awarded), providing matching funds for up to half of the Company's trial costs and manufacturing costs there, which the Company plans to start drawing upon in Q2 of 2013.  In the fall, 10 leading hospital centers across Germany, including all of the key opinion leaders in brain cancer, applied to the German healthcare system for authorization of reimbursement for DCVax-L for GBM br
'/>"/>

SOURCE Northwest Biotherapeutics
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

Related biology technology :

1. DIA 2013 49th Annual Meeting to Address Hot Topics Surrounding Patient Therapies
2. Rosetta Genomics Announces Poster Presentations at AACR Annual Meeting 2013
3. Susan Cain Will Kick Off 2013 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, Dan Heath is Closing General Session Speaker
4. Electronic Headband That Detects and Treats Addictive In-Sleep Behavior to be Demonstrated at Annual Holistic Dental Conference by Holistic Technologies
5. Professional Pricing Society Explores New Role of Pricers as Change Agents and Leaders at 24th Annual Spring Conference
6. Upsher-Smith Presents Favorable Phase I Data For USL261, A Novel Formulation Of Intranasal Midazolam, At 65th Annual Meeting Of The American Academy Of Neurology
7. NW Bio To Review Its Leadership Position In Immune Therapy At The 25th Annual Roth Conference
8. Smith & Nephew hosts thought-leading surgeons, showcases new technology at American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting
9. Archimedes Inc. Renews Annual Marketing Agreement with HealthEconomics.Com
10. Palatin Technologies To Present At The 25th Annual ROTH Conference
11. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals to Present at the 25th Annual ROTH Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/23/2014)... Sergei Filippov (MIPT and Russian Quantum Center at ... Czech Republic, and the Institute of Physics in ... quantum entanglement of particles passing through an amplifier ... distances. Details are provided in an article published ... (see preprint). , Quantum entangled particles are considered ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... Last year, Formedix celebrated its partnership with ... data management solutions for clinical trials. The company launched ... data capture (EDC) and clinical data management. Formedix, a ... added TrialMaster to its Transform for EDC product line. ... TrialMaster, is being released this week, in response to ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... DuPont Pioneer announced today that Neal Gutterson, ... Agricultural Biotechnology (ABT), effective July 21, 2014. Gutterson joins ... as president, chief executive officer and board member. , ... seed and crop protection industry to this integral role ... president of DuPont Pioneer. “I am looking forward to ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... 2014  Sofinnova Ventures, a Menlo Park ... of Sofinnova Venture Partners IX, L.P. at the hard ... initial fund target of $425 million. Sofinnova ... Consistent with recent funds, SVP IX will provide capital ... along with select investments in earlier stage opportunities. Investments ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Scientists find way to maintain quantum entanglement in amplified signals 2Scientists find way to maintain quantum entanglement in amplified signals 3Scientists find way to maintain quantum entanglement in amplified signals 4Formedix and OmniComm Systems® Partnership Strengthened with the Release of Enhanced TrialMaster® Integration for EDC Build 2Formedix and OmniComm Systems® Partnership Strengthened with the Release of Enhanced TrialMaster® Integration for EDC Build 3DuPont Pioneer Names Neal Gutterson to Lead Agricultural Biotechnology 2DuPont Pioneer Names Neal Gutterson to Lead Agricultural Biotechnology 3Sofinnova Raises $500 Million Biotech Venture Fund 2
... executives, mostly in denial, are shunning the subject. Smart ones ... general broadcasts. This is a revolution, and the entire model ... , Device Explosion , ,The receptacles to receive the ... but rather handheld devices or the hundreds of gadgets and ...
... Read Part 1 . Winslow Sargeants combination of ... the world of entrepreneurship and risk. His memories of growing ... tenacity is essential. , , Winslow Sargeant ... a child. In June, 1974, U.S. District Court Judge W. ...
... MadCity Murder Mystery game Madison, Wis. ... the UW-Madison School of Education, hopes to bring a ... games, which combine aspects of physical activity, traditional reading ... through the UW System and the Academic ADL ...
Cached Biology Technology:When TV surrenders to Web... 2When TV surrenders to Web... 3Winslow Sargeant: Stepping onto the train called Wisconsin - Part 2 2Winslow Sargeant: Stepping onto the train called Wisconsin - Part 2 3Winslow Sargeant: Stepping onto the train called Wisconsin - Part 2 4Augmented reality brings a new dimension to learning 2Augmented reality brings a new dimension to learning 3
(Date:7/23/2014)... are disappearing, and though conservationists are examining several possible ... rain and light pollution, a key piece of the ... once they leave their breeding sites, and what threats ... answer this question, a team of researchers out of ... map produced for a songbird, using tracking from both ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... 780 million people around the world have no access ... Organization (WHO), 3.4 million people die from water-related diseases ... goal of making a contribution to solving this problem. ... Stark, head of the Functional Materials Laboratory, the 23-year-old ... a prototype. , "What makes our DrinkPure filter unique ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... This news release is available in German . ... shape and stability to cells, drive metabolic processes and ... into complex three-dimensional shapes. Scientists at the Max Planck ... that proteins can be constructed of similar amino acid ... suggests that the proteins that exist today arose from ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):York University researchers use bird 'backpacks' to put wood thrushes migration on the map 2ETH student develops filter for clean water around the world 2Protein evolution follows a modular principle 2
... of our hearts and blood vessels. Conventional treatment attempts ... in the blood plasma. The opposite approach, which involves ... acid, has proven unpopular among patients up to now. ... acid has an unpleasant but harmless side-effect: the ...
... November, the Malaspina expedition 2010 will set sail from ... the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) aims to evaluate ... to survey their biodiversity. The expedition has the backing ... and takes its name from mariner Alessandro Malaspina, the ...
... MADISON, WI, July 26th, 2010 NASA scientists ... and ground-based observations of precipitation. The NASA data ... to monitor non-point pollution and improve water quality. ... of Science Systems and Applications, Inc., incorporated two ...
Cached Biology News:Preventing heart problems while keeping a cool head 2Preventing heart problems while keeping a cool head 3Malaspina expedition 2010 2NASA satellite improves pollution monitoring 2
Request Info...
... combines deep experience, skills and flexibility in ... team chemistry. This combination enables optimum solutions ... beyond.,With AAIBiotech, you can count on our ... than that: its the power of team ...
ZBP-89 (S-15)...
... Physical form: Lyophilized ... salts Preparation Unit Definition: ... 1.0μmole of 2-phosphoglycerate to ... pH7.4 at 25 C. ...
Biology Products: