Novocure Announces Presentation of EF-19 Post-approval Registry Trial Data Studying Optune as a Monotherapy for the Treatment of Recurrent GBM at the American Association for Cancer Research 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting I

EF-19 data confirm the effectiveness and safety of Optune as monotherapy and further strengthen Optune’s clinical profile in recurrent GBM ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced that an abstract highlighting results from the EF-19 post-approval registry trial studying Optune for the treatment of recurrent GBM will be presented as a virtual poster at …

Novocure Provides Business Update Related to COVID-19

Novocure to report first quarter financial results on Thursday, April 30, 2020 ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today provided an update on its response to the global COVID-19 pandemic and an initial evaluation of the impact the pandemic may have on Novocure’s general business operations and clinical trials. The company is taking actions to …

Novocure’s response to COVID-19

Important information for our patients, caregivers and providers As the global impacts of COVID-19 continue to evolve, Novocure is committed to our mission and to transparent communication of our response to our patients, caregivers and providers. Aggressive cancers do not slow because of this global pandemic, and we remain as focused as ever on delivering …

German Federal Joint Committee Updates Medical Care Directive to include Tumor Treating Fields, establishing National Reimbursement for Optune in Germany

Directive mandates reimbursement coverage of Tumor Treating Fields for patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma by the compulsory health insurance system ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced that the German Federal Joint Committee, or G-BA, has updated its directive for Contracted Medical Care to include Tumor Treating Fields, establishing national reimbursement for Optune in …

Novocure Announces Optune Lua™ as the Brand Name for the NovoTTF-100L™ System

Optune Lua, formerly known as NovoTTF-100L, is the first FDA-approved treatment for malignant pleural mesothelioma in over 15 years ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that Optune Lua is the brand name for the NovoTTF-100L System in malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) previously approved Novocure’s Tumor Treating …

Preclinical Data Show Tumor Treating Fields Induces Immunogenic Cell Death Resulting in Enhanced Antitumor Efficacy When Combined with Anti-PD-1 Therapy

Data from study on Tumor Treating Fields in combination with anti-PD-1 therapy published in Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that preclinical data on Tumor Treating Fields in combination with anti-PD-1 therapy were published in the peer-reviewed journal, Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy. The published study suggests that Tumor Treating Fields therapy …

Novocure Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results and Provides Company Update

Quarterly net revenues of $99.2 million, representing 42 percent growth versus the fourth quarter 2018 and 8 percent growth versus the third quarter 2019 Second quarter of positive net income with $0.04 in earnings per share Four phase 3 pivotal clinical trials ongoing creating the potential for substantial market expansion ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: …

Novocure Announces National Reimbursement in Israel for Optune® in Combination with Temozolomide for the Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that the State of Israel Ministry of Health has added Optune in combination with temozolomide to the Israeli medical services basket for the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma. The medical services basket includes the entire range of services, medications and devices that the insured public …

Zai Lab and Novocure Announce First Patient Enrolled in a Phase 2 Pilot Trial of Tumor Treating Fields Together with Chemotherapy as First-Line Treatment of Gastric Cancer

SHANGHAI & ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Zai Lab Limited (NASDAQ: ZLAB), a China and U.S.-based innovative commercial stage biopharmaceutical company, and Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR), a global oncology company with a proprietary platform technology called Tumor Treating Fields, today announced that the first patient has been enrolled in a phase 2 pilot clinical trial evaluating the safety …