Sarcoma & GIST 2016: Sponsor Profiles
For more than 50 years, Lilly has been dedicated to delivering life-changing medicines and support to people living with cancer and those who care for them. Lilly is determined to build on this heritage and continue making life better for all those affected by cancer around the world. To learn more about Lilly’s commitment to people with cancer, please visit the corporate website.
Pfizer Oncology is committed to the discovery, investigation and development of innovative treatment options to improve the outlook for cancer patients worldwide. Our strong pipeline of biologics and small molecules, one of the most robust in the industry, is studied with precise focus on identifying and translating the best scientific breakthroughs into clinical application for patients across a wide range of cancers. By working collaboratively with academic institutions, individual researchers, cooperative research groups, governments, and licensing partners, Pfizer Oncology strives to cure or control cancer with breakthrough medicines, to deliver the right drug for each patient at the right time. For more information, please visit the corporate website.
Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Bayer is committed to delivering science for a better life by advancing a portfolio of innovative treatments. Bayer’s oncology franchise now includes three oncology products and several other compounds in various stages of clinical development. Together, these products reflect the company’s approach to research, which prioritizes targets and pathways with the potential to impact the way that cancer is treated.
PharmaMar is a world-leading biopharmaceutical company in the discovery and development of innovative marine-derived anticancer drugs with subsidiaries in Europe and the United States. The company has an important pipeline of drug candidates and a robust R&D oncology program. YONDELIS® is commercially available in almost 80 countries for the treatment of advanced soft tissue sarcomas and for relapsed platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer. PharmaMar develops and commercializes YONDELIS® in Europe and has other three clinical-stage programs under development for several types of solid and hematological cancers: PM1183, plitidepsin, and PM60184.