BeiGene Announces Abstract on BGB-3111 to be Presented at the 2015 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

BEIJING, Nov. 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BeiGene, Ltd., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing molecularly-targeted and immuno-oncology drugs for the treatment of cancer, today announced that its abstract highlighting the potential of BGB-3111, a clinically differentiated, potent and highly selective small molecule BTK inhibitor, has been selected for presentation at the 57th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition. The conference will take place December 5–8 in Orlando, Florida, United States. Details for the presentation are provided below.

Abstract #832

Title: The BTK Inhibitor, BGB-3111, Is Safe, Tolerable, and Highly Active in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory B-Cell Malignancies: Initial Report of a Phase 1 First-in-Human Trial

Authors: Constantine Tam, Andrew P. Grigg, Stephen Opat, Matthew Ku, Michael Gilbertson, Mary Ann Anderson, John F. Seymour, David S. Ritchie, Carmen Dicorleto, Belinda Dimovski, Eric Hedrick, Jianxin Yang, Lai Wang, Lusong Luo, Ling Xue, Andrew W. Roberts

Presenter: Constantine Tam
Session: 642. CLL: Therapy, excluding Transplantation: Relapsed/Refractory CLL Therapy Excluding Transplantation
Date: Monday, December 7, 2015
Time: 5:15 PM EST
Location: Orange County Convention Center, Valencia BC (W415BC)

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