Posts Tagged ‘Verastem’

COMMAND clinical trial treating patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma

2 Oct 2013 by under Events, News, Research/Treatment

cancer stem cell 100x100 COMMAND clinical trial treating patients with malignant pleural mesotheliomaDrug manufacturer Verastem, Inc., has initiated a registration-directed, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial for patients with . The trial is a registration-directed trial for VS-6063, Verastem’s lead cancer stem cell inhibitor defactinib , and will target killing cancer stem cells. The clinical trial is called Control of Mesothelioma with MAiNtenance Defactinib, or . (more…)


New mesothelioma drug granted orphan status from EU

26 Jun 2013 by under News, Research/Treatment

Verastem banner 100x100 New mesothelioma drug granted orphan status from EUDrug maker Inc. has obtained approval from the European Commission to proceed with the development of a potential new treatment, which has been granted orphan status. (more…)