Daily Archives: April 2, 2019

Combination of first-in-class NBTXR3, radiotherapy, and anti-PD-1 immunotherapy demonstrate efficacy in treating resistant pre-clinical in vivo models of lung cancer

Data presented at AACR Annual Meeting 2019

  • In vivo study conducted alone or in collaboration with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center demonstrated:
    • NBTXR3 in combination with a PD-1 inhibitor enhanced an abscopal effect in both sensitive and PD-1-inhibitor-resistant lung cancer models
    • NBTXR3 in combination with a PD-1 inhibitor showed significant reduction of metastatic load in PD-1-inhibitor- sensitive lung cancer models
    • NBTXR3 in combination with a CTLA-4 inhibitor enhanced an abscopal effect in colorectal cancer models
  • Data presented by the Weill Cornell Medical College showed that NBTXR3 mode of action induced interferon (IFN-β) expression in breast cancer cell line
  • Altogether, the data presented support the ongoing clinical development plan for combinations of NBTXR3 with radiotherapy and immuno-oncology (IO) agents in multiple indications including lung- and head and neck cancers

Paris, France; Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA); April 2, 2019 – NANOBIOTIX (Euronext: NANO – ISIN: FR0011341205 – the ‘‘Company’’) a clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering new approaches to the treatment of cancer, today announced preclinical data from studies currently being conducted under its collaborations with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and the Weill Cornell Medical College.…

Organisations should prioritise risk function’s digital fitness to make smarter decisions

LONDON, April 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Organisations should focus on developing stronger digital skills and capacity in their risk function in order to make more informed decisions about risk in a technology-driven world, according to the eighth edition of PwC’s Risk In Review study.…

Chaineum acts as STO Advisor for Carthagea

Chaineum, a France-based corporate finance advisory firm and a pioneering Initial Coin Offering (“ICO”) advisor, accompanies the first French law governed “Security Token Offering” (“STO”) on behalf of its client Carthagea.

Philips presents results from 3-year telehealth program impacting over 100,000 patients across Europe

April 2, 2019

  • Advancing Care Coordination & Telehealth Deployment at Scale (ACT@Scale) Handbook now available to implement and grow population health management to improve patient care and reduce costs in an aging society
  • Analysis from three-year telehealth deployment in the UK, the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, and Spain delivers best practice standards for deployment of digital care coordination at scale

Amsterdam, The Netherlands and San Sebastian, Spain Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology today announced the results of the Advancing Care Coordination & Telehealth Deployment at Scale (ACT@Scale) Program during the 19th annual International Conference on Integrated Care in San Sebastian, Spain.

UN Nuclear Watchdog Could Be in N. Korea Within Weeks of a Deal

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations atomic watchdog said on Tuesday that if a deal was reached with North Korea to give up its nuclear program then it would be ready to send in inspectors within weeks � if asked � to verify and monitor denuclearization.…

Foundation asked to further support Vietnam-China friendship

Hanoi President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man received Chairman of the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) Wang Jiarui, who is also former Vice Chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), in Hanoi on April 2.…

Detailed and Public, Kim Jong Nam Murder May Never Be Solved

KUAL LUMPUR, MALAYSIA The murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s estranged half brother at an airport in Malaysia was brazen, intricately orchestrated and, thanks to scores of security cameras, witnessed by millions around the world.…