NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:STML), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for oncology indications of unmet medical need, today provided an update on its clinical programs.
- Patient enrollment has continued to advance, without interruption, in all SL-401 clinical trials across multiple indications, including the Phase 2 pivotal trial in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN).
- Given the enrollment trends, the projected timeline for completing enrollment in the final cohort (Stage 3) of the BPDCN pivotal trial remains on track for this quarter.
- Patients with advanced solid tumors are currently enrolling into a Phase 1 dose escalation study involving six centers. Four dosing cohorts have been completed, and enrollment in the fifth cohort is ongoing. Further trial updates are expected later this year.
- In a Phase 2 trial, adult patients with second-line glioblastoma received SL-701 alone or in combination with bevacizumab. The trial has been completed, and patients are being followed to assess survival. Further updates are expected later this year.