Tag Archives: oncology

Clovis Oncology halts mid-stage bladder cancer trial, shares drop

(Reuters) – Clovis Oncology Inc said on Friday it was halting a mid-stage trial testing its lead drug in bladder cancer patients, sending shares down 12 percent. The company said its decision to discontinue the trial was based on recommendations of an independent committee, which suggested that the treatment may not provide a meaningful benefit… Read More »

Dr. Reddy’s says FDA finds more issues at oncology drug plant

The FDA continues to find issues with Dr. Reddy’s oncology formulation facility in Duvvada, India, one of three facilities cited in a scathing warning letter. The Indian drugmaker said an inspection in September resulted in eight observations. The acknowledgment (PDF) came in a press release to the Bombay Stock Exchange Tuesday, but it gave no… Read More »