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Access Pharmaceuticals Signs Merger Agreement to Acquire MacroChem Corp.
Date:7/10/2008

ery positive step forward for the continued development of MacroChem's product candidates," stated Robert J. DeLuccia, Chairman of MacroChem Corporation. "We are pleased to work with Access to assure an orderly transition and believe that this is the best strategy currently available to maximize value for our shareholders."

About MacroChem:

MacroChem is a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops and seeks to commercialize pharmaceutical products. Product candidates in our clinical development portfolio are: pexiganan, EcoNail(R) and SR9025 which was recently acquired. Pexiganan, a novel topical anti-infective for the treatment of diabetic foot infection, was recently in-licensed and has already completed two Phase 3 trials. EcoNail is a topically applied SEPA-based econazole lacquer for the treatment of onychomycosis, a condition commonly known as nail fungus. SR9025 is a new generation nucleoside analog which has demonstrated both pre-clinical and clinical activity in certain cancers.

On April 23, 2008, MacroChem announced it acquired Virium Pharmaceuticals Inc. Virium was a non-public, development stage company whose business involved development and commercialization of novel therapeutics with a focus in oncology. By acquiring Virium, MarcoChem obtained a group of product candidates targeted for development and commercialization in several oncology or oncology-related indications. These opportunities involve compounds that MacroChem believes show promising late-stage, pre-clinical and early clinical data.

About ProLindac(TM):

ProLindac is a novel DACH platinum prodrug which has been shown to be active in a wide variety of solid tumors in both preclinical models and in human trials. Access believes that ProLindac's unique molecular design potentially could eliminate some of the toxic side effects seen in the currently marketed DACH platinum, Eloxatin, which has sales in excess of $2 billion.

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