Drug Pipeline News

Michal Elovitz, MD, discusses new preterm birth data at SMFM

February 04, 2022

In this exclusive video interview, Michal Elovitz, MD, chief medical advisor at Mirvie, discusses the latest data from the RNA testing platform in predicting preterm birth at the SMFM 42nd Annual Pregnancy Meeting.

Immunotherapy approvals shine light on need for molecular testing in endometrial cancer

February 01, 2022

Sarah Lee, MD, MBA, discusses the use of checkpoint inhibitors in endometrial cancer, research regarding the association between MSI-H, dMMR, and TMB-H disease, and the importance of broad molecular testing to ensure all eligible patients are appropriately matched to immunotherapeutic options.

Relugolix for treating uterine fibroids

January 19, 2022

A phase 2, multicenter study has found relugolix (Myfembree; Myovant Sciences) significantly decreases menstrual blood loss in women with uterine leiomyomas and is mostly well tolerated. Relugolix is a small molecule gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonist.

Mirvie RNA test aims to predict pregnancy complications

January 13, 2022

Maneesh Jain, CEO and co-founder of Mirvie, a proprietary RNA platform that uses blood samples to predict pregnancy complications such as preeclampsia, sits down with Contemporary OB/GYN to discuss the potential of the test.