With eight phase III trials in three different indications, Lilly is investing heavily in mirikizumab. The first pivotal data, in psoriasis, will emerge soon.
The meeting’s abstracts point to studies from Merck & Co, Exelixis and others that should be on investors’ radar.
Roche's Mirros study should prove idasanutlin's worth on top of chemotherapy, while Proqr hopes to Usher in a rare disease cure.
The academic Dian-Tu study looks at anti-amyloid beta antibodies from Lilly and Roche; despite gantenerumab, hopes are being dialled back.
Four assets with previous rejections are due FDA decisions in February, while those with priority review could become the next string of early approvals.
Genmab is seeking data to position tisotumab as its first in-house launch, while Zogenix wants Fintepla to challenge GW in Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.
An upcoming study could show whether diabetes drugs like Novo’s Victoza might have an effect on slowing cognitive decline.
Bayer and Merck & Co need Vitality data to breathe life into vericiguat, while Akero awaits its first big test with the Nash project AKR-001.
The first-line Checkmate-9ER study will read out soon, and could show whether two arch rivals can together defeat a common enemy.