Tag Archives: Johns Hopkins University

November, 2016

  • 11 November

    Bristol-Myers and Johns Hopkins Collaborate on Immuno-Oncology Research

    NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) announced today that the company has entered into a five-year research collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University. The collaboration is designed to identify mechanisms of response and resistance in patients whose cancer is being treated with checkpoint inhibitor-based immunotherapies, including Opdivo (nivolumab) monotherapy, or …

October, 2015

  • 16 October

    Organ Transplant Drug Linked to Increased Risk of Rare Lymphoma

    A study led by Johns Hopkins researchers has linked the immunosuppressive drug mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) to an increased risk of central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma in solid organ transplant patients. But the same study also found that another class of immunosuppressive drugs, called calcineurin inhibitors (CNIs), given alone or in …