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United States : AbbVie Announces Phase 3 Study of VENCLEXTA/VENCLYXTO (venetoclax) in Combination with Rituxan (rituximab) Meets its Primary Endpoint.

AbbVie, a research and development based global biopharmaceutical company, today announced the first presentation of efficacy and safety results from MURANO, an international, multicenter, open-label, randomized Phase 3 study of VENCLEXTA/VENCLYXTO (venetoclax) in combination with Rituxan (rituximab) compared with bendamustine in combination with Rituxan in patients with relapsed or refractory (R/R) chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL).

Investigator-assessed results showed that patients with R/R CLL achieved significantly prolonged median progression-free survival (PFS) with VENCLEXTA/VENCLYXTO in combination with Rituxan median PFS, not reached , compared with bendamustine in combination with Rituxan median PFS, 17.0 months; hazard ratio, 0.17; 95% CI, 0.110.25; P

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Publication:Mena Report
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Date:Dec 15, 2017
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