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About Daiichi Sankyo
Daiichi Sankyo Group is dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical therapies to improve standards of care and address diversified, unmet medical needs of people globally by leveraging our world-class science and technology.
With more than 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for cardiovascular diseases, under the Group’s 2025 Vision to become a “Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology,” Daiichi Sankyo is primarily focused on providing novel therapies in oncology, as well as other research areas centered around rare diseases and immune disorders.
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459 articles with Daiichi Sankyo
Patritumab Deruxtecan Continues to Show Encouraging Clinical Activity in Distinct Patient Populations with Metastatic Lung and Breast Cancer in Updated Results of Two Early Trials
New data from Daiichi Sankyo’s patritumab deruxtecan from two early trials in patients with previously treated EGFR-mutated metastatic non-small cell lung cancer or HER3 expressing metastatic breast cancer were presented during two Presidential Sessions at the Japanese Society of Medical Oncology Annual Meeting.
For Daiichi Sankyo, recent results from the Phase III CLEAR trial of Esperion Therapeutics’ Nexletol (bempedoic acid) were not convincing enough to trigger a milestone payment.
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ENHERTU® Showed Clinically Meaningful and Durable Responses Across Multiple HER2 Expressing Tumor Types in DESTINY-PanTumor02 Phase 2 Trial
Positive topline results from an analysis of the ongoing DESTINY-PanTumor02 phase 2 trial showed treatment with Daiichi Sankyo and AstraZeneca’s ENHERTU® met the pre-specified target for objective response rate and demonstrated durable response across multiple HER2 expressing advanced solid tumors in heavily pre-treated patients.
ENHERTU® (fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki) Showed Clinically Meaningful and Durable Responses Across Multiple HER2-expressing Tumor Types In DESTINY-PanTumor02 Phase II Trial
AstraZeneca and Daiichi Sankyo’s ENHERTU® (fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki) met the prespecified target for objective response rate (ORR) and demonstrated durable response across multiple HER2-expressing advanced solid tumors in heavily pretreated patients.
U.S. Patent Office Re-Institutes Post Grant Review of Seagen Patent in Dispute between Daiichi Sankyo and Seagen
Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted its request to re-institute post-grant review of the patentability of certain claims of Seagen’s U.S. patent 10,808,039.
TURALIO® New Dosing Regimen Now Available in the U.S. for Certain Patients with Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor
Daiichi Sankyo (TSE: 4568) today announced that the new dosing regimen for TURALIO® (pexidartinib) is now available in the U.S. for the treatment of adult patients with symptomatic tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT) associated with severe morbidity or functional limitations and not amenable to improvement with surgery.
TROPION-Lung07 Phase 3 Trial Initiated to Evaluate Datopotamab Deruxtecan in Combination with Pembrolizumab in Patients with Previously Untreated Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Daiichi Sankyo (TSE: 4568) today announced that the first patient has been dosed in the global, randomized TROPION-Lung07 phase 3 trial evaluating datopotamab deruxtecan.
Ibex Medical Analytics Enters Collaboration with AstraZeneca and Daiichi Sankyo to Develop AI-based HER2 Scoring Product
Ibex Medical Analytics today announced an agreement with AstraZeneca and Daiichi Sankyo, for the development, clinical validation and early adoption of an AI-powered product to aid pathologists with an accurate and reproducible assessment of HER2 immunohistochemistry (IHC) scoring in breast cancer patients.
Yescarta® Now Approved in Japan for Initial Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Kite Pharma, Inc., a Gilead Company, (hereafter, Kite) (NASDAQ: GILD) and Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. (hereafter, Daiichi Sankyo) (TSE: 4568) today jointly announced that the Japan Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) has approved Yescarta (axicabtagene ciloleucel).
Astellas, Eisai, Daiichi Sankyo and Takeda Agree to Collaborate to Reduce Environmental Burden in the Field of Pharmaceutical Packaging
Astellas Pharma Inc., Eisai Co., Ltd., Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited. announced that the four companies have agreed the collaboration to reduce environmental burden in the field of pharmaceutical packaging.
Datopotamab Deruxtecan Showed Encouraging and Durable Efficacy in Patients with Heavily Pretreated HR Positive, HER2 Low or Negative Metastatic Breast Cancer
Initial results from the TROPION-PanTumor01 phase 1 trial of datopotamab deruxtecan showed encouraging and durable efficacy in patients with heavily pretreated hormone receptor positive, HER2 low or HER2 negative unresectable or metastatic breast cancer.
Kite and Daiichi Sankyo Announce Changes to YESCARTA® CAR T-Cell Therapy Licensing Agreement in Japan
Kite Pharma, Inc., a Gilead Company, (hereafter Kite) and Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. (hereafter, Daiichi Sankyo) today jointly announced the revision of their 2017 partnership agreement, which gave Daiichi Sankyo exclusive rights to develop, manufacture and commercialize Yescarta (axicabtagene ciloleucel) in Japan.
ENHERTU® Achieved Statistically Significant Overall Survival Reducing the Risk of Death by 36% Versus Trastuzumab Emtansine (T-DM1) in Patients with HER2 Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer in DESTINY-Breast03
Updated results from the DESTINY-Breast03 phase 3 trial (Abstract #GS2-02) showed that ENHERTU® (trastuzumab deruxtecan) demonstrated a statistically significant and clinically meaningful improvement in overall survival (OS) compared to trastuzumab emtansine (T-DM1) in patients with HER2 positive unresectable and/or metastatic breast cancer previously treated with trastuzumab and a taxane.
ENHERTU® (fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki) Achieved Statistically Significant Overall Survival, Reducing the Risk of Death by 36% Vs. Trastuzumab Emtansine (T-DM1) in Patients With HER2-positive Metastatic Breast cancer in DESTINY-Breast03
Updated results from the DESTINY-Breast03 Phase III trial showed that ENHERTU® (fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki) demonstrated a statistically significant and clinically meaningful improvement in overall survival (OS) compared to trastuzumab emtansine (T-DM1) in patients with HER2-positive unresectable and/or metastatic breast cancer previously treated with trastuzumab and a taxane.
Data Across Daiichi Sankyo DXd ADC Portfolio at 2022 SABCS Demonstrates Bold Progress in Advancing Treatment for Patients with Breast Cancer
Daiichi Sankyo (TSE: 4568) continues to boldly challenge the breast cancer treatment landscape with the presentation of 30 abstracts from its innovative DXd antibody drug conjugate (ADC) portfolio at the 2022 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (#SABCS22) to be held December 6 to 10, 2022.
While Biogen and Seagen made the biggest C-suite splashes this week, other companies across the biopharma industry also bolstered their leadership teams with new talent.
Invivoscribe files sPMA with the FDA for use of the LeukoStrat CDx FLT3 Mutation Assay to Select Patients with Newly Diagnosed FLT3-ITD Positive AML
Invivoscribe is pleased to announce that they have filed a supplemental Pre-Market Approval (sPMA) submission with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) for the use of the LeukoStrat® CDx FLT3 Mutation Assay as the companion diagnostic for Daiichi Sankyo's investigational drug quizartinib.
Quizartinib Granted Priority Review in the U.S. for Patients with Newly Diagnosed FLT3-ITD Positive Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Daiichi Sankyo (TSE: 4568) received notification of acceptance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the New Drug Application (NDA) of quizartinib in combination with standard cytarabine and anthracycline induction and standard cytarabine consolidation chemotherapy, and as continuation monotherapy following consolidation, for the treatment of adult patients with newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) that is FLT3-ITD positive.
Daiichi Sankyo won approval in Japan for Ezharmia, making it the first dual inhibitor of EZH1 and EZH2 to receive regulatory approval for ATL.