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FDA approves Renflexis, biosimilar to Remicade
Friday, 21 Apr 2017 03:54pm EDT 

April 21 (Reuters) - FDA::FDA approves Renflexis, biosimilar to Remicade.  Full Article

Johnson & Johnson sees Actelion adding 35-50 cents to 2018 EPS
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 09:36am EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson :Johnson & johnson sees Actelion acquisition adding 35-50 cents to EPS in 2018.J&J CFO says continues to evaluate options for diabetes business, including partnerships, divestitures.  Full Article

Genmab Q1 net sales of Darzalex at $255 million
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 06:55am EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - GENMAB A/S GEN.CO:GENMAB ANNOUNCES NET SALES OF DARZALEX®(DARATUMUMAB) FOR FIRST QUARTER OF 2017<<>>.NET SALES OF DARZALEX IN Q1 OF 2017 TOTALED $255 MILLION.SAYS WILL RECEIVE ROYALTIES ON WORLDWIDE NET SALES FROM JANSSEN BIOTECH, INC.  Full Article

Johnson & Johnson Q1 earnings per share $1.61
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 06:40am EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson :Johnson & Johnson reports 2017 first-quarter results:.Q1 earnings per share $1.61.Q1 sales $17.8 billion versus I/B/E/S view $18.02 billion.Q1 earnings per share view $1.76 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share $7.00 to $7.15.Q1 adjusted non-GAAP earnings per share $1.83 excluding items.Sees FY 2017 sales $75.4 billion to $76.1 billion.J&J says acquisition of Actelion remains on track to close in Q2.J&J says worldwide consumer sales of $3.2 billion for Q1 2017 represented an increase of 1.0% versus prior year.J&J says excluding items, qtrly worldwide sales increased 1.2%, domestic sales decreased 0.7% and international sales increased 3.4%.J&J says worldwide pharmaceutical sales of $8.2 billion for Q1 2017 represented an increase of 0.8% versus prior year.Company is now including estimated impact of Actelion transaction in its financial guidance.J&J says worldwide medical devices sales of $6.3 billion for q1 2017 represented an increase of 3.0% versus prior year.Q1 2017 worldwide Velcade sales $ 280 million versus $274 million in Q4 2016.Q1 2017 worldwide Zytiga sales $523 million versus $519 million in Q4 2016.Q1 worldwide Remicade sales $1,672 million versus $1,624 million in Q4 2016.FY2017 earnings per share view $7.06, revenue view $74.88 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q1 2017 worldwide Invokana/Invokamet sales $284 million versus $371 million in Q4 2016.  Full Article

Phagelux announces collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Innovation for new antibacterial solution
Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 07:00am EDT 

Johnson & Johnson - : Phagelux Inc announces collaboration with Johnson & Johnson innovation for new antibacterial solution . Reached an agreement with Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc to collaborate on development of one or more skin care products . Deal was facilitated by Johnson & Johnson innovation . Under deal terms between parties, co will be responsible for developing products utilizing its patented or patent pending technologies .Under deal terms Johnson & Johnson consumer shall provide specified financial support, access to certain skin care and formulation know-how.  Full Article

Geron Corp and Janssen Research & Development LLC has completed second internal data reviews of Imerge and Imbark
Monday, 10 Apr 2017 07:30am EDT 

Geron Corp : Geron Corp - Janssen Research & Development, LLC has completed second internal data reviews of Imerge and Imbark . Geron Corp - For imerge, benefit/risk profile of Imetelstat in treated patients supports continued development in lower risk myelodysplastic syndromes . Geron-For Imbark, current results suggest clinical benefit, potential os benefit associated with Imetelstat treatment in relapsed or refractory myelofibrosis . Geron Corp - For Imerge, a data package and proposed trial design refinements are planned to be provided to FDA . Geron Corp - For Imbark, trial will continue unchanged to evaluate maturing efficacy and safety data, including an assessment of overall survival .Geron Corp - If part 2 of imerge is initiated, Geron expects this phase 3 stage of Imerge to be opened for patient enrollment in Q4 of 2017.  Full Article

PeptiDream enters into collaboration with Janssen Pharmaceuticals
Friday, 7 Apr 2017 06:06am EDT 

PeptiDream Inc <4587.T> : Says it entered into a multitarget discovery and optimization collaboration with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, inc, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson , on April 7 . Says it will use its proprietary Peptide Discovery Platform System (PDPS) technology to identify macrocyclic/constrained peptides against multiple metabolic and cardiovascular targets of interest selected by Janssen, and to optimize hit peptides into therapeutic peptides or small molecule products . Says Janssen also holds an exercisable option to peptide-drug conjugate (PDC) use and applications . Says Janssen will have the right to develop and commercialize all compounds resulting from the collaboration . Says it will receive undisclosed upfront payment and research funding and is eligible to receive preclinical, clinical, and commercialization milestone payments potentially totaling up to $1.15 billion .In addition, it is eligible to receive royalties on sales of any products that arise from the collaboration.  Full Article

Abbvie submits supplemental new drug application for ibrutinib
Tuesday, 4 Apr 2017 07:00am EDT 

Abbvie Inc - : Abbvie announces ibrutinib (imbruvica®) supplemental new drug application for previously treated chronic graft-versus-host-disease (cgvhd) accepted for review by U.S. FDA .Abbvie Inc says imbruvica is jointly developed and commercialized by Pharmacyclics Llc, an Abbvie company, and Janssen Biotech, inc.  Full Article

Janssen collaborates with Premier on unique study to improve stroke risk management
Monday, 3 Apr 2017 08:00am EDT 

Johnson & Johnson :Janssen says collaborates with Premier Inc on unique study to improve stroke risk management among hospitalized patients with atrial fibrillation.  Full Article

BRIEF-Genmab A/S says Phase II study in NHL will not proceed
Friday, 31 Mar 2017 02:02am EDT 

Genmab A/S : Phase II study of daratumumab in Non-Hodgkin’S Lymphoma will not proceed to stage 2 of trial . Genmab says Phase II study (CARINA, LYM2001) in NHL will not proceed . Genmab says other ongoing and planned studies with daratumumab in lymphomas and other cancers outside multiple myeloma continue as planned . Genmab says announcement has no impact on other ongoing or planned studies with daratumumab . Collaboration partner for daratumumab, Janssen Biotech, has decided not to initiate stage 2 of Phase II study (CARINA, LYM2001) of daratumumab . Study will not proceed to stage 2 based on results of a data review . Review showed 2 cohorts investigating use of daratumumab monotherapy in relapsed patients with FL, DLBCL didn't reach predefined ORR futility thresholds .In third cohort in study, patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), ORR was not evaluable due to slow recruitment.  Full Article

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J&J, Takeda among interested in Brazil's Hypermarcas: sources

SAO PAULO Johnson & Johnson , Novartis AG and Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd have expressed interest in a buyout of the controlling stake that two families have in Brazilian drugmaker Hypermarcas SA , two people with knowledge of the matter said on Monday.