NCCN Guidelines Recommend Optune in Combination with Temozolomide as a Category 1 Treatment for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

Updated clinical practice guidelines indicate, based upon high-level evidence, there is uniform NCCN consensus that the intervention is appropriate ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) has updated its clinical practice guidelines to recommend Optune® in combination with temozolomide as a category 1 treatment for newly …

Novocure Announces 35 Presentations on Tumor Treating Fields at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2018

The clinical and preclinical research to be presented includes the application of Tumor Treating Fields in seven cancer types ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today 35 presentations on Tumor Treating Fields at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2018, April 14 through April 18, in Chicago. Tumor Treating Fields …

Novocure Secures New $150 Million Non-Dilutive Term Loan Financing

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that it has entered into a $150 million term loan agreement with BioPharma Credit PLC (LSE: BPCR), an investment fund managed by Pharmakon Advisors, LP, with proceeds used to pay in full Novocure’s existing $100 million term loan debt and fund working capital. The agreement improves …

JAMA Oncology Publishes EF-14 Pivotal Trial Analysis Showing Optune Plus Temozolomide Improved Survival without Negatively Influencing Health-Related Quality of Life Compared to Temozolomide Alone in Newly Diagnosed GBM Patients

Health-related quality of life was maintained for a longer period of time in several predefined health scales in EF-14 trial patients treated with a combination of Optune and temozolomide compared to patients treated with temozolomide alone The use of Optune together with temozolomide extended progression free and overall survival in newly diagnosed glioblastoma patients The …

Novocure Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Operating Statistics and Preliminary Revenue

1,834 active patients at December 31, 2017, an increase of 68 percent versus December 31, 2016 Fourth quarter 2017 preliminary net revenues of $53.7 million, reflecting 77 percent growth versus fourth quarter 2016 Fourth quarter and full year 2017 financial results to be reported Thursday, February 22, 2018 ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) …

Novocure to Participate in 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that it will participate in the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on January 10, 2018, in San Francisco. William Doyle, Novocure’s Executive Chairman, will speak on behalf of the company and address questions from analysts. Mr. Doyle’s presentation will begin at 4 p.m. PST and …

JAMA Publishes Final Analysis of EF-14 Phase 3 Pivotal Trial of Optune® Together with Temozolomide Demonstrating Unprecedented Survival Results for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

The EF-14 trial is the first trial in over a decade to demonstrate statistically and clinically significant extension of overall survival of patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma regardless of patient characteristics ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that the final analysis of its phase 3 pivotal trial of Optune in combination with …

Novocure Receives FDA IDE Approval for its PANOVA 3 Phase 3 Pivotal Clinical Trial in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

PANOVA 3 will determine the efficacy and safety of Tumor Treating Fields in combination with nab-paclitaxel and gemcitabine as a frontline treatment for unresectable locally advanced pancreatic cancer Tumor Treating Fields in combination with nab-paclitaxel and gemcitabine more than doubled progression free survival and the one-year survival rate compared to historical controls in Novocure’s phase …

Novocure Receives Reimbursement Approval for Optune® in Japan for the Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

Japan represents the largest medical device market in which Novocure has received governmental reimbursement for Optune for the treatment of newly diagnosed glioblastoma ST. HELIER, Jersey–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Novocure (NASDAQ:NVCR) announced today that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has approved the recommendation by Japan’s Central Social Insurance Medical Council (Chuikyo) to provide reimbursement …