Blueprint Medicines (BPMC) Announces Presentation of Prelim. BLU-285 Phase 1 Data in Adv. GIST, HCC

November 15, 2016 6:25 AM EST
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Blueprint Medicines Corporation (Nasdaq: BPMC) announced that preliminary data from the Phase 1 clinical trials evaluating BLU-285 for the treatment of advanced GIST and BLU-554 for the treatment of advanced HCC will be presented at the 28th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics in Munich, Germany, November 29 – December 2, 2016.

The accepted abstracts are listed below. Preliminary data from the Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating BLU-285 for the treatment of unresectable PDGFRα-driven GIST and treatment-resistant KIT-driven GIST will be reported in a late-breaking oral presentation. As a result, the abstract and data will remain embargoed until December 1, 2016 at 7:00 a.m. CET (1:00 a.m. ET). The abstract from the Phase 1 clinical trial for BLU-554 for the treatment of advanced HCC is now available online on the conference website at:

Late-Breaking Oral Presentation:

Date & Time: Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. CET (10:00 a.m. ET)Session Title: Proffered Paper Session Abstract Number: 6LBAPresentation Title: Preliminary Safety and Activity in a First-in-Human Phase 1 Study of BLU-285, a Potent, Highly-Selective Inhibitor of KIT and PDGFRα Activation Loop Mutants in Advanced Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)Location: ICM - International Congress Center Munich, Room 14

Poster Presentation:

Date & Time: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 from 11:45 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. CET (5:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. ET)Session Title: Molecular Targeted Agents IAbstract Number: 105APresentation Title: First-in-Human Study of BLU-554, a Potent, Highly-Selective FGFR4 Inhibitor Designed for Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) with FGFR4 Pathway Activation Location: ICM – International Congress Center Munich, Poster Area, Poster Number P076A

Conference Call information

Blueprint Medicines will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. ET to discuss the preliminary clinical data for BLU-285 in GIST and BLU-554 in HCC. To participate in the conference call, please dial 1-855-728-4793 (domestic) or 1-503-343-6666 (international) and refer to conference ID 10770449. A live webcast of the presentation will be available under "Events and Presentations" in the Investors section of Blueprint Medicines' website at A replay of the webcast will be available approximately two hours after the conference call and will be available for 30 days following the call.

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