MRK Merck & Company Inc. (new)

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Drug Information

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Phase 2 data presented at ESMO 2017 - ORR 57%, PFS 19 months, HR 0.54
KEYTRUDA + chemo (KEYNOTE-021)
First-Line Nonsquamous Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
Phase 3 trial did not meet primary endpoint - July 24, 2017. Awarded accelerated approval in 2016.
Recurrent or metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC)
Tentative approval announced July 20, 2017 - subject to an automatic stay due to a lawsuit from Sanofi claiming patent infringement.
Phase 3 clinical hold announced July 6, 2017.
Multiple myeloma
Phase 3 clinical hold announced July 6, 2017.
Multiple myeloma
PDUFA date under priority review Sept. 22, 2017.
Cancer - Third-line Gastric or Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma
Phase 1/2 data presented at ASCO 2017. 35% ORR noted in NSCLC arm. UC, RCC, SCCHN data also presented. Updated data at ESMO Saturday, 9 September 2017 showed ORR 56% in melanoma patients.
Epacadostat with Keytruda - ECHO-202/KEYNOTE-037
NSCLC, RCC, Triple-Negative Breast, Ovarian, Urothelial Carcinoma, Solid Tumors
CRL issued April 7 2017. sNDA for approved drug requested to include data on cardiovascular effects
Januvia (Sitagliptin)
Type 2 Diabetes
Approved March 1, 2017.
Odactra (MK-8237)
House dust mite allergies
NDA filing due 4Q 2017.
Doravirine (MK-1439)
Approved May 18, 2017.
First and Second line locally advanced or metastatic urothelial cancer - bladder cancer
Phase 3 data due 4Q 2017.
First Line Metastatic Non-squamous Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Fully enrolled. Data due in 2019.
MK-8931 (019) - Verubecestat
Mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's
Phase 3 trial met its primary endpoint - October 2016.
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Infection
Phase 3 trial stopped due to lack of efficacy - February 14, 2017.
MK-8931 (017) - Verubecestat
Mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's
Phase 3 trial met its primary endpoint - October 2016. Updated data presented at ASCO 2017. HR 0.70. OS 10.3 months.
Keytruda - KEYNOTE-045
Bladder Cancer
Phase 3 initiated June 2016. Initial data due 2018.
Epacadostat with Keytruda - ECHO-301
Cancer - first-line metastatic melanoma.
PDUFA date set for December 2017 - exact date not provided. December 31 entered as latest possible date for calendar entry purposes only.
Type 2 diabetes
Phase 3 planned.
Epacadostat with Keytruda -
Bladder cancer
Phase 3 planned.
Epacadostat with Keytruda
Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
Phase 3 planned.
Epacadostat with Keytruda -
Cancer - squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
Phase 3 data due released June 27, 2017. Primary endpoint met but noted August 29, 2017 that key secondary endpoint was not met.
Anacetrapib (MK-0859)
Raising HDL-C and reducing LDL-C
Approved May 10, 2017.
First-Line Treatment of Metastatic Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Phase 2b complete.
Chronic cough
Approval announced March 14, 2017.
Relapsed or Refractory Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma
PDUFA date March 8, 2017 extended to June 9, 2017 due to submission of extra data. Approved May 23, 2017.
Microsatellite Instability-High Cancer
BLA acceptance announced May 23, 2016 by partner Samsung Bioepis. Approval annuonced April 21, 2017.
RENFLEXIS - SB2 (infliximab biosimilar)
Biosimilar candidate of Remicade
Approval announced May 30, 2017.

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  10. Merck Announces Findings from Phase 3 Study of KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab), Compared to Standard of Care, in Patients with Previously Treated Recurrent or Metastatic Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  11. Merck’s KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) Continues to Show Overall Survival Benefit Over Chemotherapy with Nearly Two Years Follow-Up in Previously Treated Patients with Advanced Urothelial Carcinoma, Post-Platinum Failure
  12. Progression-Free Survival Data from ECHO-202 Trial of Incyte’s Epacadostat in Combination with Merck’s KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) Underscore Durability of Response in Patients with Advanced Melanoma
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