New member proposed for election to Roche Board of Directors
Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that at its December meeting the Board of Directors (BoD) of Roche Holding Ltd decided on first proposals for approval by the Annual General Meeting (AGM), scheduled for 5 March 2019. The BoD proposes Professor Hans Clevers, Professor of Molecular Genetics, University Medical Center Utrecht, NL, for election to the BoD at the 2019 AGM
“I am delighted with our nomination of Professor Hans Clevers, an outstanding scientist, for election as a new member of the Board. His great expertise and experience in the field of medical research will further strengthen the Board of Directors,” said Roche Chairman Christoph Franz
The following current members of the BoD are…
Changes to the Roche Corporate Executive Committee
Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that Daniel O’Day, CEO Roche Pharmaceuticals and member of the Corporate Executive Committee, will be stepping down from his role as of 31 December 2018. Until the end of February 2019 and prior to assuming new responsibilities outside of Roche, he will provide his support to ensure a smooth transition of activities
William (Bill) Anderson, currently CEO of Genentech, will be appointed CEO Roche Pharmaceuticals effective 1 January 2019. He will be based in Basel, report to Severin Schwan, Roche Group CEO and become a member of the Corporate Executive Committee
Roche’s CEO Severin Schwan said: “Dan has had an outstanding 31-year career at Roche and has played…
New Venclexta/Venclyxto data demonstrate deep responses in two of the most common types of leukaemia
New analyses from the phase III MURANO study in previously treated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia show continued benefit from fixed-duration regimen after a median follow-up of three years
Updated results from two studies in newly-diagnosed acute myeloid leukaemia demonstrate Venclexta combinations continued high rates of deep remission
Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced new data from the Venclexta®/Venclyxto® (venetoclax) clinical development programme, including longer-term results from the phase III MURANO study in people with previously treated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) and updated data from two phase Ib/II studies in people with previously untreated acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) ineligible for intensive chemotherapy due to coexisting medical conditions. Data from the Venclexta/Venclyxto clinical development programme that ranges…
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Roche announces EU approval of Venclyxto plus MabThera for people with previously treated chronic...
Basel, 01 November 2018
Roche announces EU approval of Venclyxto plus MabThera for people with previously treated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
Approval is based on randomised phase III MURANO study showing that fixed duration of treatment with Venclyxto plus MabThera is well tolerated and reduced risk of disease progression or death by 83% compared to a current standard of care
New combination provides a chemotherapy-free option for treating people with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia whose disease has returned after previous treatment
Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the European Commission has approved Venclyxto® (venetoclax) in combination with MabThera® (rituximab) for the treatment of adult patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) who have received at least…