HENDERSON, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 14, 2020--
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (NasdaqGS: SPPI), a biopharmaceutical company focused on novel and targeted oncology therapies, today announced a presentation of the results for Cohort 2 from its Phase 2 clinical trial, ZENITH20, evaluating poziotinib in previously treated non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with HER2 exon 20 insertion mutations. In addition, a poster presentation of results from a single site expanded access program will also be presented for poziotinib in the treatment of patients with advanced NSCLC with EGFR or HER2 exon 20 insertion mutations. These presentations will take place as part of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Virtual Congress 2020 Science Weekend to be held September 19 – 21, 2020. Details of the presentations are as follows:
Title: ZENITH20, a multinational, multi-cohort Phase 2 study of poziotinib in NSCLC patients with EGFR or HER2 Exon 20 insertion mutations
Speaker: Mark A. Socinski, M.D.
Session: On-Demand Mini Oral Session
Date and Time: September 18, 2020, 09:00 hours CEST, pre-release of mini oral sessions
Presentation Number: LBA60
Abstract Title: Poziotinib in advanced NSCLC with EGFR or HER2 exon 20 mutations; initial results from a single site expanded assess program
Speaker: Arsela Prelaj, M.D.
Session: On-Demand E-Poster Display
Date and Time: September 17, 2020, 09:00 hours CEST, pre-release of e-posters on demand
Presentation Number: 1388P
Access to the presentations is available to members of ESMO and can be found here: esmo.org/meetings/esmo-virtual-congress-2020/registration.
About Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing, and commercializing novel and targeted oncology therapies. Spectrum has a strong track record of successfully executing across the biopharmaceutical business model, from in-licensing and acquiring differentiated drugs, clinically developing novel assets, successfully gaining regulatory approvals and commercializing in a competitive healthcare marketplace. Spectrum has a late-stage pipeline with novel assets that serve areas of unmet need. This pipeline has the potential to transform the company in the near future. For additional information on Spectrum Pharmaceuticals please visit www.sppirx.com.
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