WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Incyte (Nasdaq:INCY) today announced that multiple abstracts from across its oncology portfolio will be presented during Week 1 of the upcoming American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2021, held virtually from April 10-15, 2021.
“At AACR 2021, we look forward to sharing clinical and pre-clinical data from INCB106385, our novel A2A/A2B adenosine receptor antagonist, and INCA00186, our novel CD73 monoclonal antibody—both of which highlight our ongoing efforts targeting the adenosine pathway. Presentations at the congress will also feature updated data from our LIMBER development program, including results from our Phase 2 combination study of ruxolitinib, a janus kinase (JAK1/JAK2) inhibitor, and parsaclisib, a potent, highly selective oral inhibitor of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase delta (PI3Kδ),” said Steven Stein, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Incyte, adding, “We further look forward to sharing clinical and pre-clinical data on these and other targeted and immuno-oncology therapies in the Incyte portfolio.”
Key abstracts from Incyte-sponsored and partner programs include:
Addition of Parsaclisib (INCB050465), a PI3Kδ Inhibitor, in Patients with Suboptimal Response to Ruxolitinib: A Phase 2 Study in Patients with Myelofibrosis (Abstract #CT162, Session: Phase II Clinical Trials.)
The LSD1 Inhibitor INCB059872 is a Possible Therapeutic Option for Venetoclax-Resistant AML (Abstract #1134, Session: Epigenetic Targets.)
Accurate Detection of MET Exon 14 Skipping Using Liquid Biopsy Assay in NSCLC Patients in the GEOMETRY Mono-1 Study1 (Abstract # LB056, Session: Liquid Biopsies: Circulating DNA.)
Discovery and Preclinical Characterization of INCB106385, a Novel A2A/A2B Adenosine Receptor Antagonist, as a Cancer Immunotherapy (Abstract #LB157, Session: Immune Checkpoints.)
Discovery and Preclinical Characterization of INCA00186, a Humanized Monoclonal Antibody Antagonist of CD73, as a Cancer Immunotherapy (Abstract #LB174, Session: Therapeutic Antibodies, Including Engineered Antibodies.)
All presentation sessions will be available on demand beginning April 10, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. ET, through June 21, 2021. Full session details and listings for oral and e-poster presentations are available online via the AACR 2021 program: https://www.abstractsonline.com/pp8/#!/9325.
Incyte is a Wilmington, Delaware-based, global biopharmaceutical company focused on finding solutions for serious unmet medical needs through the discovery, development and commercialization of proprietary therapeutics. For additional information on Incyte, please visit Incyte.com and follow @Incyte.
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1 Novartis-sponsored abstract.