San Diego, CA, USA – June 4, 2018 – HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA), the leader in accelerating global development of China’s pharmaceutical innovations, today announced it is at a key stage in the company’s development of HBI-8000, HUYA’s lead novel epigenetic drug with important immunomodulatory properties. HUYA is conducting a Phase 2 trial of HBI-8000 in the US, investigating efficacy and safety in combination with nivolumab for the treatment of solid tumors. The ongoing Phase 2 study is an open label study of patients with advanced renal cell cancer, non-small cell lung cancer and melanoma.
San Diego, CA, USA – July 10, 2017 – HUYA Bioscience International, the leader in accelerating global development of China’s pharmaceutical innovations, today announced a strategic collaboration agreement with Suzhou BioTOP Technical Service Co., Ltd. (referred to as BioTOP). The collaboration will focus on promoting the development of biomedical innovations from companies and research organizations in Suzhou BioBay that help to meet the increasing demand to fill global pharmaceutical pipelines.
San Diego, CA, USA – January 18, 2017 –HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA), the leader in accelerating the global development of China’s pharmaceutical innovations, announced today a strategic collaboration agreement with the Chinese Academy of Sciences Innovation and Investment Company (referred to as CAS Innovation). The collaboration will focus on developing and commercializing biomedical innovations discovered by leading scientists at CAS to meet the medical needs of patients around the world. Read more
Recognized for Visionary Leadership Within Asia’s Pharmaceutical Industry
San Diego, CA, USA – March 24, 2016 –HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA) Founder and Executive Chair Mireille Gillings, Ph.D., has been named Pharma Executive of the Year at the BioPharma Industry Awards 2016. Presented in conjunction with the 9th BioPharma Asia Convention 2016.
Biopharma Company with Joint HQ in Shanghai & San Diego Commemorates a Decade of Innovation
Shanghai, China – March 22, 2016 –HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA) celebrated the 10th anniversary of the opening of its first offices in China with a gala dinner at the ‘M on the Bund’ restaurant in Puxi, Shanghai. Executives commemorated a decade of leadership in enabling and accelerating the global development of novel biopharmaceutical product opportunities originating in China.
Inhibitors of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase to be Developed for Oncology Therapy
San Diego, CA, USA – March 15, 2016 –HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA), the leader in accelerating global development of China’s pharmaceutical innovations, today announced it has signed an exclusive license with Fudan University for the ex-China rights to a series of novel immuno-oncology drug candidates discovered by Fudan researchers.
Eisai to commercialize HUYA’s Product in Lymphoma and Develop New Indications in Solid Tumors
San Diego, CA, USA – February 1, 2016 –HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA) President, CEO, Executive Chairman & Founder Dr. Mireille Gillings announced that Eisai Co., Ltd. has acquired from HUYA an exclusive license agreement for HBI-8000 in Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam and Singapore.
HBI-8000 granted orphan drug designation for peripheral T-cell lymphoma in Japan
San Diego, CA, USA – December 22, 2015 –HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA), Founder, CEO & Executive Chair, Dr. Mireille Gillings today announced that the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) granted HBI-8000 orphan drug designation in Japan for peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL).
Supports Prestigious Award Recognizing Excellence in Pharmaceutical Development
San Diego, CA, USA – December 3, 2015 –HUYA Bioscience International (HUYA) was a proud sponsor of the ‘Best New Drug’ category at the 11th Annual SCRIP Awards. Dr. Mireille Gillings was a finalist for ‘Executive of the Year’ and HUYA was a finalist for ‘Best Company in an Emerging Market’. These prestigious awards recognize excellence in the biopharmaceutical industry. HUYA CEO and Executive Chairman, Dr. Mireille Gillings, presented HUYA Bioscience’s Best New Drug Award to Novartis which was recognized for the launch of its new product Cosentyx (secukinumab), a therapy for psoriasis. The award was presented at a ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London, attended by over 300 industry leaders.