Novocure Announces 10 Oral Presentations and a Special Session on Tumor Treating Fields at the 41st International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference

The volume of Tumor Treating Fields presentations marks a record number of abstracts for Novocure at this conference ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced 10 oral presentations and a special session on Tumor Treating Fields at the 41st International Engineering in Medicine and Biology (EMB) Conference, July 23 through July 27, in Berlin. …

CMS Establishes 2019 Monthly Fee Schedule Amount for Optune®

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced the U.S Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has established a 2019 monthly fee schedule amount for Optune. Additional details on the fee schedule amount and pricing methodology are available on the CMS website. The announcement by CMS follows an announcement earlier this morning by the …

Medicare Releases Final Local Coverage Determination Providing Coverage of Optune® for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced the Medicare durable medical equipment (DME) Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) have released a final local coverage determination (LCD) providing coverage of Optune for Medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed glioblastoma (GBM) effective September 1, 2019. The final LCD and a summary response to comments are available in the …

Novocure to Report Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that it will report financial results for the second quarter 2019 on Thursday, July 25, 2019, before the U.S. financial markets open. Novocure management will host a conference call and webcast to discuss its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2019, at 8 a.m. …

German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Healthcare Publishes Rapid Report Noting Optune’s Survival Benefit for Patients with Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

National reimbursement decision for Optune® in Germany anticipated in 2020 ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced that the German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Healthcare, or IQWiG, has published its rapid report concluding that, based on a review of Novocure’s EF-14 phase 3 pivotal trial, patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma (GBM) lived …

Novocure to Participate in the Jefferies 2019 Global Healthcare Conference

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that Bill Doyle, Novocure’s Executive Chairman, will participate in the Jefferies 2019 Global Healthcare Conference on June 4, 2019, in New York City. Mr. Doyle’s presentation will begin at 9 a.m. EDT and will be followed by a Q&A session. Mr. Doyle will also participate in …

FDA Approves the NovoTTF-100L™ System in Combination with Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

NovoTTF-100L, a Tumor Treating Fields delivery system, is the first FDA-approved mesothelioma treatment in more than 15 years In the STELLAR trial, malignant pleural mesothelioma patients treated with Tumor Treating Fields plus platinum-based chemotherapy experienced a median overall survival of 18.2 months ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced that the U.S. Food …

Medicare Issues Proposed Local Coverage Determination that Provides Coverage of Optune® for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced the Medicare durable medical equipment (DME) Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) have issued a proposed local coverage determination (LCD) that provides coverage of Tumor Treating Fields, or Optune, for newly diagnosed glioblastoma (GBM). Proposed LCDs are subject to a 45-day public comment period during which the DME …

Novocure Reports First Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Provides Company Update

Quarterly net revenues of $73.3 million, representing 41 percent growth versus the first quarter 2018 and 5 percent growth versus the fourth quarter 2018 Mesothelioma humanitarian device exemption application under FDA review Enrollment ongoing in four phase 3 pivotal trials, creating a significant market expansion opportunity in some of the most aggressive forms of cancer …

Novocure Announces the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics Publishes Data Demonstrating Higher Doses of Tumor Treating Fields Improved Survival of Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Patients

The study provides a definition for Tumor Treating Fields dose and sets a framework for future work on Tumor Treating Fields dosimetry and treatment planning The International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, known in the field as the Red Journal, is the official journal of the American Society for Radiation Oncology ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS …