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Lilly's ramucirumab meets Phase III colorectal endpoint

September 13, 2014 1:33 AM UTC

Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE:LLY) said ramucirumab plus chemotherapy increased overall survival, the primary endpoint, in a Phase III trial as second-line therapy for metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). The company declined to provide specific data until it presents them at an unspecified scientific meeting in 2015.

The human IgG1 mAb VEGFR-2 antagonist also increased progression-free survival, a secondary endpoint. ...