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Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN) Announces Initiation of Phase 1/2 Trial of ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) in Combination With Bendamustine for Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients After Initial Relapse



6/10/2013 10:06:25 AM

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BOTHELL, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seattle Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:SGEN) today announced the initiation of a phase 1/2 clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) in combination with bendamustine for patients with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) after first relapse. The multi-phase study is divided into two cohorts to determine the recommended dosing level and tolerability of combination use and to assess the complete remission rate associated with ADCETRIS in combination with bendamustine. Seattle Genetics is the leader in the field of antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) and ADCETRIS is an ADC directed to CD30, a defining marker of classical HL. ADCETRIS is not approved for salvage HL patients who are deemed eligible for autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT).

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