Eisai Contributes to the Science of Cancer Medicine at ASCO 2022

TOKYO, May 27, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today the presentation of research across various types of cancer from its oncology portfolio during the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting (#ASCO22), which is taking place virtually and in-person in Chicago from June 3 to 7. Notable […]

Patients deal with COVID-19 symptoms for years

Fatigue, insomnia and muscle weakness plague survivors, research report shows COVID-19 patients leave the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC), the largest makeshift hospital, in East China's Shanghai, April 14, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) Around half of recovered COVID-19 patients report at least one symptom two years after their infection with the disease, a study […]

Mainland reports 846 new local COVID-19 cases

Medical workers take swab samples from residents for nucleic acid test at a COVID-19 testing site in Kangcheng community, East China's Shanghai, March 19, 2022. (XINHUA) BEIJING – The Chinese mainland Sunday reported 846 locally-transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 727 were in Shanghai, according to the National Health Commission's report Monday. Apart from Shanghai, […]

Mainland sees 3,867 new local virus cases, most in Shanghai

A community worker helps local residents register information before the nucleic acid test in Changning district of east China's Shanghai, April 1, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – The Chinese mainland Friday reported 3,867 locally-transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 3,590 were in Shanghai, according to the report of the National Health Commission Saturday. A […]

Eisai: Announcement About an Approval for Additional Indication of Jyseleca, JAK inhibitor

TOKYO, Mar 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Gilead Sciences K.K., Eisai Co., Ltd. and EA Pharma Co., Ltd. announced that Gilead acquired an approval of additional indication of Jyseleca (Generic name: Filgotinib, “Jyseleca”), Janus Kinase (JAK) inhibitor, for the treatment of patients with active moderate-to-severe ulcerative colitis in Japan. In September 2020, […]

Innovative AI Technology Aids Personalized Care for Diabetes Patients Needing Complex Drug Treatment

Tokyo and Salt Lake City, Indianapolis, Mar 25, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), University of Utah Health (U of U Health), and Regenstrief Institute, Inc. (Regenstrief) today announced the development of an AI method to improve care for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus who need complex treatment. One […]

IND Application for SinoMab’s First-in-Class Asthma Therapeutic Product SM17 Approved by FDA

HONG KONG, Mar 14, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – SinoMab BioScience Limited (“SinoMab” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”, stock code: 3681.HK), a Hong Kong-based biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the research, development, manufacturing and commercialization of therapeutics for the treatment of immunological diseases, is pleased to announce that, the Investigational […]

LENVIMA in Combination with KEYTRUDA Approved In Taiwan for the Treatment of Patients with Advanced Endometrial Carcinoma

TOKYO, Mar 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that LENVIMA (generic name: lenvatinib mesylate), the multiple receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor discovered by Eisai, in combination with Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. (known as MSD outside the United States and Canada)’s KEYTRUDA (generic name: pembrolizumab) has been […]

Eisai: LENVIMA (lenvatinib) Plus KEYTRUDA (pembrolizumab) Approved in Japan for Radically Unresectable or Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

TOKYO and KENILWORTH, N.J., Feb 25, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai and Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. (known as MSD outside the United States and Canada) today announced that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) has approved the combination of LENVIMA, the orally available multiple receptor tyrosine […]

Eisai: Lenvima (Lenvatinib) in Combination with Keytruda (Pembrolizumab) Approved in Taiwan for the First-Line Treatment of Patients with Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma

TOKYO, Jan 31, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that LENVIMA (generic name: lenvatinib mesylate), the multiple receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor discovered by Eisai, in combination with Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A.’s KEYTRUDA (generic name: pembrolizumab) has been approved in Taiwan for the first-line treatment of patients […]

Eisai to Present Abstracts on Lenvatinib at 2022 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium

TOKYO, Jan 17, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that presentations on a series of abstracts highlighting updates on its in-house discovered lenvatinib mesylate (product name: LENVIMA, the orally available kinase inhibitor, “lenvatinib”) will be given at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium (#GI22), […]

Biogen Announces Reduced Price for Aduhelm to Improve Access For Patients With Early Alzheimer’s Disease In The United States

TOKYO, Dec 21, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that, effective January 1, 2022, Biogen will reduce the wholesale acquisition cost (WAC) of ADUHELM (aducanumab-avwa) 100 mg/mL injection for intravenous use in the United States by approximately 50%. For a patient of average weight (74 kg), the yearly cost […]

Two Chinese COVID medicines receive emergency approval

This undated photo shows two employees working in a drug research and development laboratory in Dongguan, Guangdong province. (ZHAN YOUBING / FOR CHINA DAILY) BEIJING – The National Medical Products Administration has given emergency approval to the registration application of two COVID-19 medicines, BRII-196 and BRII-198. The two medicines are used in combination to treat […]

Eisai to Present Latest Data on Perampanel and E2730 at the 75th American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the company will conduct a total of 42 poster presentations, including the latest data on its in-house discovered and developed anti-epileptic agent (AED) perampanel (product name: Fycompa) and in-house discovered and developed E2730, an investigational novel small compound for […]