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Ascentage Pharma’s Olverembatinib Granted Orphan Designation by the European Commission for the Treatment of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD., Nov.22, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted the company’s novel drug candidate, olverembatinib (HQP1351), an Orphan Designation for the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia Read More ›

ASH 2021 | Ascentage Pharma to Release Latest Data from Two Studies of Its Bcl-2-Selective Inhibitor Lisaftoclax (APG-2575), Including a Chinese Study Demonstrating Complete Response

SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD., Nov. 4, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced that abstracts on six studies of the company’s three drug candidates (olverembatinib [HQP1351], lisaftoclax [APG-2575], and pelcitoclax [APG-1252]) have been selected for poster Read More ›

ASH 2021 | Ascentage Pharma to Present Three Studies of Olverembatinib (HQP1351), a Novel Drug Candidate for the Treatment of Drug-Resistant Leukemia, in Abstracts Including One Oral Report at ASH Annual Meeting

UZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD., Nov. 5, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced that abstracts on three clinical trials of the company’s novel drug candidate, olverembatinib (HQP1351), have been selected for poster presentations and one oral Read More ›

JMC Publishes Study Showing Potential of EED Inhibitor EEDi-5273

Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK) today announced that a research team led by Prof. Shaomeng Wang, Ph.D., Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Advisor of Ascentage Pharma, and Warner-Lambert/Parke-Davis Professor in Medicine, Professor of Internal Medicine, Pharmacology and Medicinal Chemistry, University of Michigan, has recently published a paper in the renowned Journal of Medicinal Chemistry demonstrating the highly promising Read More ›

Ascentage Pharma’s MDM2-p53 Inhibitor Alrizomadlin (APG-115) Granted Fast Track Designation by the US FDA for the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Unresectable or Metastatic Melanoma

 SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD., Sept 22, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced that its novel MDM2-p53 inhibitor alrizomadlin (APG-115) has been granted a Fast Track Designation (FTD) by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Read More ›

WCLC 2021 | Mini Oral – Ascentage Pharma Announces Latest Data of Its Investigational Bcl-2/Bcl-xL Inhibitor Pelcitoclax (APG-1252) Combined with Osimertinib in Patients with EGFR TKI-Resistant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD., Sept 8, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today reported the Phase Ib results of the dual Bcl-2/Bcl-xL inhibitor, APG-1252 (pelcitoclax), in combination with osimertinib in patients with epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine Read More ›

Ascentage Pharma Announces 2021 Interim Results Highlighting the Potential of Its Core Drug Candidates and Major Breakthroughs in Strategic Collaborations

SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD, US, August 24, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced its 2021 interim results and released an update on the recent progress in clinical development, strategic partnerships, and preparation for commercialization.   Read More ›

Ascentage Pharma Announces Another Milestone Payment from Its Licensee UNITY Biotechnology, Rapidly Advancing the Clinical Development of Senolytic Drug Candidate UBX1325

SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD, US, July 29, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced that its global licensee, UNITY Biotechnology, Inc. (“UNITY”, NASDAQ:UBX), has reported encouraging data from a Phase I clinical study of UBX1325, an Read More ›

Ascentage Pharma’s MDM2-p53 Inhibitor APG-115 (Alrizomadlin) Granted an Orphan Drug Designation by the FDA for the Treatment of Stage IIB-IV Melanoma, Marking the Twelfth Obtained by the Company

SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD, US, July 21, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a globally focused biotechnology company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently granted an Orphan Drug Designation (ODD) to the company’s MDM2-p53 inhibitor, APG-115 Read More ›

Ascentage Pharma Establishes Cooperative R&D Agreement (CRADA) with the National Cancer Institute for Clinical Development of Ascentage Pharma’s Drug Compound pelcitoclax

SUZHOU, China, and ROCKVILLE, MD, US, July 19, 2021 — Ascentage Pharma (6855.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel therapies for cancers, chronic hepatitis B (CHB), and age-related diseases, today announced that the company has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of National Read More ›