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Kazia Therapeutics continues to make good progress on cancer treatment assets

Kazia is making good progress with its two pipeline assets, paxalisib and EVT801, with the latter having cleared third dose level and is recruiting well.

The company also notes the GBM AGILE pivotal study has opened in France, the fourth country to start recruitment to the paxalisib arm.


Kazia Therapeutics presents ‘positive data’ on paxalisib in childhood brain cancers

“Positive data” is being presented regarding the activity of Kazia's lead drug paxalisib in two forms of childhood brain cancers.

The company is presenting the data via two presentations this week at the 20th International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology (ISPNO) in Germany.


Kazia onto next chapter in Phase 2 brain metastases trial

Dr James Garner provides an update on the oncology company's lead program, a glioblastoma treatment candidate known as paxalisib.



Kazia Therapeutics has announced that the GBM AGILE study in glioblastoma has opened recruitment to the paxalisib arm in Europe.



Kazia Therapeutics marks 'DIPG Awareness Day' by recognizing the tireless work of global researchers in this disease, and by calling for an increased focus on childhood brain cancer among policymakers.


Kazia Therapeutics wraps up a busy quarter presenting paxalisib data at the AACR annual meeting

Kazia CEO Dr James Garner tells Andrew Scott about the company's quarterly achievements, including data the company presented at the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) conference on the use of its asset paxalisib in a rare, aggressive childhood cancer. It has been a busy quarter for the company on the trials front, and news for investors is good too, with the company introducing an at-the-market financing facility in the US - a quick and efficient way of transacting on biotech shares.


Kazia to present final data from paxalisib phase II study as ASCO

Kazia Therapeutics Limited (NASDAQ: KZIA; ASX: KZA), an oncology-focused drug development company, today announced that final data from its phase II study of paxalisib in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma will be the subject of a poster presentation at the upcoming Annual Meeting of the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO).


Kazia Therapeutics recruits first keto patient to Phase II paxalisib study for treatment of glioblastoma

Kazia Therapeutics (ASX: KZA)has recruited its first patient into a Phase II study of investigational new drug paxalisib for the treatment of newly-diagnosed and recurrent glioblastoma.


Kazia Therapeutics advances human trials for lead cancer drugs during December quarter

Oncology-focused and clinical stage biotechnology company Kazia Therapeutics (ASX: KZA) has reported strong progress on the development of its lead drug candidates during the three months to 31 December.


Kazia Therapeutics To Present At BIO CEO Conference

Kazia Therapeutics Limited will be presenting at the BIO CEO Conference, to be held in person and virtually in New York, NY, from 14-17 February 2022. Kazia will be presenting in person on day one of the conference, Monday, 14 February. The presentation will provide an update on recent progress with Kazia's two clinical-stage oncology programs and will cover some of the important catalysts expected during 2022


Kazia Therapeutics Appoints Karen Krumeich As Chief Financial Officer

In this role, Ms Krumeich will focus on building and maintaining relationships with US investors, on preparing the company for future expansion, and on raising the profile of Kazia in global markets. Ms Krumeich is based in Pennsylvania in the United States and will formally commence work with Kazia in January 2022.


Kazia Announces Positive Final Data From Phase II Clinical Study Of Paxalisib In Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma

The study tested paxalisib's effectiveness in patients whose genetic profile confers resistance to the only other treatment available for this condition. Kazia Therapeutics Ltd (ASX:KZA, NASDAQ:KZIA), a cancer-focused drug development company based in Sydney, has released final data from its Phase 2 clinical study of the drug paxalisib – a first-line therapy in patients with glioblastoma.


Kazia Therapeutics releases positive final data from Phase 2 trial of glioblastoma treatment paxalisib, shares up

Kazia Therapeutics Limited (NASDAQ: KZIA; ASX: KZA), an oncology-focused drug development company, is pleased to announce positive final data from a phase II clinical study of paxalisib as first line therapy in patients with glioblastoma (NCT03522298). The results confirm the previously reported safety and efficacy profile with paxalisib in this high unmet need disease.


GBM AGILE Opens to Paxalisib in Canada

Kazia Therapeutics Limited (ASX: KZA; NASDAQ: KZIA), an oncology-focused drug development company, is pleased to inform stakeholders that the GBM AGILE study in glioblastoma (NCT03970447) has opened at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Ontario. This marks the first Canadian site to open to paxalisib, and the first opportunity for Canadian patients to access the drug.


Kazia Therapeutics Appoints John Friend, MD, as Chief Medical Office

In this role, Dr. Friend will be responsible for overseeing the development and commercialization of Kazia's pipeline drug candidates, and for collaborating with clinicians and scientists to advance the company's research programs. Dr. Friend is based in New Jersey in the United States.


PNOC Study in Childhood Brain Cancer Enrols First Patient

Kazia Therapeutics Limited (NASDAQ: KZIA; ASX: KZA), an oncology-focused drug development company, is pleased to announce that PNOC022 (NCT05009992), a multi-drug phase II study in DIPG and diffuse midline gliomas, has been initiated at the University of California, San Francisco, with the first patient successfully enrolled to the study.


Kazia Therapeutics marks big step forward as first patient enrols in EVT801 cancer therapy trial

Kazia Therapeutics Ltd's CEO Dr James Garner tells Proactive they've officially enrolled the first patient in its investigational cancer therapy trial. The oncology-focused drug development company licensed the cancer therapy, known as EVT801, from German biotech Evotec AG in April 2021. The phase one study will focus primarily on understanding the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of EVT801 across a range of doses.


Kazia Enrols First Patient to EVT801 Phase I Clinical Trial

Kazia Therapeutics Limited (NASDAQ: KZIA; ASX: KZA), an oncology-focused drug development company, is pleased to announce that it has commenced enrolment to a phase I clinical trial of EVT801, an investigational cancer therapy that Kazia licensed from Evotec SE in April 2021.