Linnaeus Therapeutics Reports the Expansion of Clinical Collaboration with Merck

Shots: Linnaeus will conduct 6 additional P-II cohorts evaluating LNS8801 + Keytruda in several cancer indications while the companies are currently evaluating the combination in patients who had previously responded to PD-1/L1 therapy and also LNS8801 as a monothx in patients unable to tolerate PD-1/L1 therapy due to serious immune-related AEs The companies will further […]Read More


Insights+: Breakthrough Therapy Designation by the US FDA in 2020

Breakthrough Therapy (BT) Designation is an expedited review program introduced in Section 902 of the Food and Drug Safety and Innovation Act of 2012 The Breakthrough Designation is granted to the drug candidates as monotherapy or in combination with other drugs intended to treat serious or life-threatening diseases and has shown substantial improvement over available […]Read More

Clinical Trials Regulatory

Sanofi Entered into an Agreement with Merck to Conduct a

Shots: Sanofi will sponsor the clinical trials while MSD will provide KEYTRUDA. Additionally, Sanofi is separately evaluating the activity of THOR-707 in combination with other anti-PD-1 antibodies, including Libtayo (cemiplimab-rwlc) and with anti-EGFR and anti-CD38 antibodies for various types of cancer tumors In preclinical studies, THOR-707 demonstrated the ability to induce the expansion of CD8+T-cells […]Read More

Clinical Trials

Linnaeus Reports First Patients Dosing with LNS8801 + Keytruda (pembrolizumab)

Shots: The first patient has been dosed in P-l/ll adaptive-design study assessing the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics, and antitumor activity of LNS8801+ Keytruda (pembrolizumab) in patients who had previous clinical benefit from immune checkpoint inhibitors and then subsequently progressed The initiation of the study follows the identification of the RP2D in the ongoing study of LNS8801. […]Read More