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Toggle Summary Kura Oncology to Report Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results
SAN DIEGO , July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kura Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KURA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to realizing the promise of precision medicines for the treatment of cancer, today announced that it will report second quarter 2021 financial results after the
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology Appoints Helen Collins, M.D. to Board of Directors
SAN DIEGO , July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kura Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KURA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to realizing the promise of precision medicines for the treatment of cancer, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Helen Collins , M.D., to its board
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology Announces Clinical Collaboration to Evaluate Tipifarnib in Combination with Alpelisib in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
– Combination of tipifarnib and alpelisib shows robust activity in preclinical PDX models of HRAS and PIK3CA pathway dependent tumors – – HNSCC accounts for more than 500,000 new cancer cases each year worldwide, and up to 50% are estimated to be dependent on HRAS and/or PIK3CA pathways – – Phase
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology Doses First Patient in Phase 1b Expansion Cohorts with Menin Inhibitor KO-539
– Phase 1b expansion cohorts designed to enable refinement of recommended Phase 2 dose – – At least 12 patients to be enrolled in each of two Phase 1b expansion cohorts: a 200 mg dose cohort and a 600 mg dose cohort – – Each cohort to be genetically enriched with NPM1-mutant and KMT2A-rearranged
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology to Participate in JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference
SAN DIEGO , June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kura Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KURA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to realizing the promise of precision medicines for the treatment of cancer, today announced its participation in the JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference .
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology Appoints Carol Schafer to Board of Directors
SAN DIEGO , June 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kura Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KURA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to realizing the promise of precision medicines for the treatment of cancer, today announced the appointment of Wall Street veteran Carol Schafer to its board of
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology to Participate in Cowen Virtual Oncology Innovation Summit
SAN DIEGO , May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kura Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KURA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to realizing the promise of precision medicines for the treatment of cancer, today announced its participation in the Cowen 2 nd Annual Virtual Oncology Innovation
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results
– Menin inhibitor KO-539 continues to demonstrate compelling clinical activity, favorable safety/tolerability and a wide therapeutic window – – KOMET-001 trial amended to include Phase 1b expansion cohorts enriched with NPM1-mutant and KMT2A-rearranged relapsed/refractory AML patients – – Data from
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology to Report First Quarter 2021 Financial Results
SAN DIEGO , April 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kura Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KURA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to realizing the promise of precision medicines for the treatment of cancer, today announced that it will report first quarter 2021 financial results after the
Toggle Summary Kura Oncology Announces Publication of Tipifarnib Phase 2 Data in Journal of Clinical Oncology
– Phase 2 RUN-HN trial showed ORR of 55%, median PFS of 5.6 months and median OS of 15.4 months in recurrent/metastatic HRAS mutant HNSCC – – Statistically significant improvement in median PFS compared with median PFS of 3.6 months on last prior therapy (p=0.0012) – – Safety profile consistent