20 June 2016
Maxim Gorbachev, a partner and portfolio manager at RusnanoMedInvest (RMI) speaks to Mike Ward, global director of content for Informa Pharma Intelligence's insights portfolio about Russia’s and Eastern Europe’s largest venture capital company, specializing in innovative developments in the field of pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.
22 June 2015
June 25, 2015, Vedomosti newspaper office will host a FocusForum Conference in Moscow with a leading participation of Leonid Melamed, the Chairman of Team Drive, member of the Board of Directors of NovaMedica, RMI Partners and Doctor Ryadom. The conference’s goal is to gather experts and share ideas and valuable experience in the time of business challenges. In his video interview to Vedomosti, Leonid explained his vision of the company management tasks in the period of uncertainty.
16 October 2014
As part of the Panel Discussion “Optimal Strategies and Exit Models for Venture Investors” held during 3rd Moscow International Forum for Innovative Development “Open Innovations” Evgeny Zaytsev shared his experience of various exit models from venture investments in biotech.
23 October 2018
Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced results from multiple studies of its Oncotype DX® tests highlighting their value in optimizing treatment for patients with various stages of breast and prostate cancer. The findings, presented at the ESMO 2018 Congress in Munich, Germany, demonstrated that the Oncotype DX tests identify patients who will or will not benefit from a specific treatment.
23 October 2018
Siberian scientists have brought to the final stage of preclinical testing the only Russian therapeutic cancer drug. This part of the study is expected to be completed by the end of 2019, according to Sergei Netesov, Chairman of the Board of the Association for the Development of the Innovative Territorial Cluster of the Novosibirsk Region in the Sphere of Biopharmaceutical Technologies (‘Biopharm’).
22 October 2018
Pfizer has long been a player in kidney cancer, but it’s looking to take things up a notch—and challenge next-gen rival Bristol-Myers Squibb—with its latest data. Sunday at the European Society for Medical Oncology annual meeting, the New York drugmaker and partner Merck KGaA said their immuno-oncology agent Bavencio, in tandem with Pfizer’s Inlyta, had staved off cancer progression in previously untreated patients by a median 13.8 months, compared with 8.4 months for standard-of-care Sutent, another Pfizer drug.
19 October 2018
FDA published draft guidance on October 15, 2018 to assist sponsors developing treatments for rare diseases plan for pre-investigational new drug application (pre-IND) meetings with FDA. In the guidance, the agency describes topics that should be considered in early drug development and pre-IND meetings.