Kite Pharma (KITE) on Watch as Juno Trial Placed on Clinical Hold

November 23, 2016 8:02 AM EST

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Kite Pharma (NASDAQ: KITE) on watch as Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: JUNO) announced that it has voluntarily placed on hold the Phase II clinical trial of JCAR015 in adult patients with relapsed or refractory B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, known as the “ROCKET” trial. The clinical hold was initiated after two patients suffered cerebral edema earlier this week. One patient died and as of last night the other is not expected to recover.



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