Apoptopic drugs in development for over 40 cancer indications
, with the five most targeted indications
The top five pursued cancer indications
are: breast cancer, leukemia, lung cancer, lymphoma and prostate cancer.
covered: schizophrenia, bipolar mania, and major depression.
of activity are for central nervous system (CNS) cancer, myelodysplastic syndrome, acute leukemias and colon cancer.
Major companies are looking at different strategies in addition to new indications
to protect sales of their products from generics.
New launches such as Erbitux, Avastin and Tarceva are set to continue to drive the rapid growth of the innovative market due to their utility across multiple indications
, and superior efficacy profiles.
This will enable Seikagaku Corporation to develop the drug in Japan for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and other inflammatory diseases, not including ophthalmic indications
Acapodene(R) is currently being developed in separate pivotal Phase III clinical trials for two indications
The risk factors associated with DBS have made it a last-resort therapy for most indications
Immunotherapy drugs are in development for over 40 cancer indications
Pancreatic cancer is a second clinical indication
for BrachySil(TM), currently in Phase IIb clinical trials for the treatment of inoperable primary liver cancer.
Collgard is developing therapeutic solutions for several clinical indications
with significant unmet clinical needs.