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Data from Incyte’s Oncology Portfolio Accepted for Presentation at the ASCO and EHA Virtual Meetings


Incyte (Nasdaq: INCY) today announced that multiple abstracts highlighting data from clinical trials of medicines that are being developed in-house and through partnerships with Novartis, MorphoSys and Takeda will be presented at the upcoming 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology Virtual Meeting (ASCO20; May 29 – May 31); and at the virtual 25th Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA25; June 11 – 14).

“We are pleased to have virtual platforms such as ASCO20 and EHA25 to continue sharing important data with the scientific community in a timely manner,” said Steven Stein, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Incyte. “These data demonstrate the strength of our broad oncology portfolio and our partnerships; and reinforce our commitment to finding solutions that can help meet patients’ needs.”

Key abstracts accepted by ASCO and EHA include:

ASCO Abstracts

Oral, poster discussion and poster sessions, as well as track-based clinical science symposia, accepted for presentation at ASCO will be available on demand beginning Friday, May 29, 2020, 8:00 AM ET.

Oral Presentations

Capmatinib in Patients with High-Level MET-Amplified Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC): Results from the Phase 2 GEOMETRY mono-1 Study(Abstract #9509, Session: MET Mutations: The Meat of the Matter)1

Interim Analysis (IA) of OPTIC: A Dose-Ranging Study of Three Ponatinib (PON) Starting Doses (Abstract #7502, Session: Hematologic Malignancies—Leukemia, Myelodysplastic Syndromes, and Allotransplant)2

E-Poster Presentations

An Independent Review of Arterial Occlusive Events (AOEs) in the Ponatinib (PON) Phase 2 PACE Trial (NCT01207440) in Patients (pts) with Ph+ Leukemia (Abstract #7550, Session: Hematologic Malignancies—Leukemia, Myelodysplastic Syndromes, and Allotransplant)2

Re-MIND Study: A Propensity Score-Based 1:1 Matched Comparison of Tafasitamab + Lenalidomide (L-MIND) Versus Lenalidomide Monotherapy (Real-World Data) in Transplant-Ineligible Patients with Relapsed/Refractory (r/r) Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) (Abstract #8020, Session: Hematologic Malignancies—Lymphoma and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)3

Safety and Efficacy of Pemigatinib Plus Pembrolizumab Combination Therapy in Patients (pts) with Advanced Malignancies: Results from FIGHT-101, an Open-Label Phase 1/2 study (Abstract #3606, Session: Developmental Therapeutics—Molecularly Targeted Agents and Tumor Biology)

Capmatinib in Patients with METex14-Mutated or High-Level MET-Amplified Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC): Results from Cohort 6 of the Phase 2 GEOMETRY mono-1 study (Abstract #9520, Session: Lung Cancer—Non-Small Cell Metastatic)1

Pan-Cancer Analysis of FGFR1-3 Genomic Alterations to Reveal a Complex Molecular Landscape (Abstract #3620, Session: Developmental Therapeutics—Molecularly Targeted Agents and Tumor Biology)

EHA Abstracts

Oral abstract presentations and e-posters accepted for presentation at EHA will be available on the on-demand Virtual Congress platform beginning Friday, June 12, 2020, at 8:30 AM CEST.

Oral Presentations

Addition of Parsaclisib, a PI3Kδ inhibitor, in Patients with Suboptimal Response to Ruxolitinib (Rux): A Phase 2 Study in Patients (Pts) with Myelofibrosis (MF) (Abstract #S216, Session: Novel Therapies and Pitfalls in MPN)

Ruxolitinib Versus Best Available Therapy in Patients with Steroid-Refractory Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease: Overall Response Rate by Baseline Characteristics in the Randomized Phase 3 REACH2 Trial (Abstract #S255, Session: Stem Cell Transplantation – Clinical: Graft-Versus-Host Disease)1

GRAVITAS-301: A Randomized, Double-Blind Phase 3 Study of Itacitinib or Placebo in Combination with Corticosteroids for Initial Treatment of Patients with Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease (Abstract #S256, Session: Stem Cell Transplantation – Clinical: Graft-Versus-Host Disease)

Interim Analysis from the OPTIC Trial, a Dose-Ranging Study of 3 Starting Doses of Ponatinib (Abstract #S172, Session: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) Clinical)2

Re-MIND Study: Comparison of Tafasitamab + Lenalidomide (L-Mind) vs Lenalidomide Monotherapy (Real-World Data) in Transplant-Ineligible Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (Abstract #S238, Aggressive Lymphomas: Observational Studies)3

E-Poster Presentations

Real-World Survival in Elderly Patients with Myelofibrosis in the United States: Ruxolitinib Exposed vs Unexposed (Abstract #EP1124, Session: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms – Clinical)

Real-World Survival in Elderly Patients with Myelofibrosis in the United States: Pre- vs Post-Ruxolitinib Approval (Abstract # EP1120, Session: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms – Clinical)

Machine-Learning to Predict Hydroxyurea (HU) Failure and Incidence of Thromboembolic Events (TEs) with HU vs Ruxolitinib Switch Therapy in Polycythemia Vera Patients (Abstract #EP1117, Session: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms – Clinical)1

Patient-Reported Physical, Emotional and Economic Impact of Myeloproliferative Neoplasms in an Expansion of the MPN Landmark Survey (Abstract #EP1112, Session: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms – Clinical)1

Ruxolitinib in PV Patients Resistant and/or Intolerant to Hydroxyurea: Interim Analysis of a European Multi-Centric Observational Study (Abstract #EP1115, Session: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms – Clinical)1

Treatment and Disease Management Practices in Patients with MPNs in 6 Countries: An Expansion of the MPN Landmark Survey (Abstract #EP1123, Session: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms – Clinical)1

Retrospective Independent Review of Arterial Occlusive Events (AOEs) in the Phase 2 PACE Trial of Ponatinib in Philadelphia Chromosome Positive (Ph+) Leukemia (Abstract #EP759, Session: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) Clinical)2

The Real–Life Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Ponatinib “Topase” Reveals Induction of Deep Molecular Responses in a Cohort of 75 TKI-Resistant or Intolerant patients with CML (Abstract #EP765, Session: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) Clinical)

Combination of Tafasitamab (MOR208) and Lenalidomide Enhances Tumor Cell Death of B-cell Lymphoma in Vitro (Abstract #EP1343, Session: Lymphoma Biology & Translational Research)3

Long-Term Outcomes from the Phase II L-MIND Study of Tafasitamab (Mor208) Plus Lenalidomide in Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (Abstract #EP1201, Session: Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Clinical)3

Expression of CD19 Antigen on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Cells After Tafasitamab (Anti-CD19) Treatment: Phase I Trial Data (Abstract #EP671, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Related Disorders - Biology & Translational Research)3

For full session details and data presentation listings, please see the ASCO20 ( and EHA25 ( online programs.

About Incyte
Incyte is a Wilmington, Delaware-based, global biopharmaceutical company focused on finding solutions for serious unmet medical needs through the discovery, development and commercialization of proprietary therapeutics. For additional information on Incyte, please visit and follow @Incyte.

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1Novartis-sponsored; 2Takeda-sponsored; 3MorphoSys-sponsored

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