Juno Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:JUNO), a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative cellular immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, today reported financial results and business highlights for the first quarter 2017.
“In the first quarter 2017, we made significant progress with our lead program, JCAR017, and we look forward to presenting updated data in DLBCL at ASCO," said Hans Bishop, Juno’s President and Chief Executive Officer. "We also continue to advance our pipeline more broadly with eleven product candidates now in human testing. Already this year, we have initiated a number of trials, including a BCMA CAR T, a CD19-directed 4-1BBL armored CAR, a fully-human CD19 CAR T, a combination trial with JCAR014 and durvalumab, and a combination trial with JCAR014 and ibrutinib. With up to 20 ongoing trials by year end, we expect to gain additional insights that may lead to product candidates that can deliver long-term durable remissions for patients in need.”
First Quarter 2017 and Recent Corporate Highlights