Business News: Amgen Announces First-In-Human Data Evaluating Investigational Novel BiTE® Immunotherapies AMG 420 And AMG 330 At ASH 2018
Phase 1 Results of Amgen’s BiTE® Platform in Heavily Pre-Treated Patients With Multiple Myeloma and Acute Myeloid Leukemia
FDA Grants Fast Track Designation for AMG 420
THOUSAND OAKS, CA – Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced the first clinical results from studies evaluating investigational novel bispecific T cell engager (BiTE®) immunotherapies AMG 420 and AMG 330. In two separate Phase 1 dose escalation studies, AMG 420, which targets B-cell maturation antigen (BCMA), and AMG 330, which targets CD33, provided early evidence of tolerability and anti-tumor activity in patients with relapsed and/or refractory multiple myeloma and relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia (AML), respectively.