Schering AG (SHR) And Biogen Idec, Inc. (Massachusetts) (BIIB) Announce Start Of The ZEAL Phase III Clinical Trial With Anti-Cancer Drug Zevalin  
10/5/2006 10:51:55 AM

BERLIN & CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Schering AG, Germany (FSE:SCH) (NYSE:SHR) and Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) today announced the start of Zevalin (Ibritumomab Tiuxetan) in Aggressive Lymphoma (ZEAL), a Phase III, international multi-center clinical trial. Approximately 400 patients will be enrolled in the trial.