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Celator(R) Pharmaceuticals Study Shows CPX-571 Maintains Synergistic Ratio of Irinotecan and Cisplatin to Improve Anti-tumor Activity
Date:10/26/2007

ntly in a Phase 2 study as a therapy for colorectal cancer, and CPX-351, currently in a Phase 1 study for patients with leukemia, these promising results, indicating broad potential anti-tumor activity for CPX-571, represent another validation of Celator's CombiPlex technology platform," said Andrew Janoff, Ph.D., CEO of Celator.

CombiPlex(TM), Celator's proprietary technology platform, identifies the optimal ratio of drugs to use in combination therapies and then incorporates an advanced nanoparticle delivery system to maintain those optimal ratios when drugs are administered to patients.

"Based on these findings, there is significant support to advance CPX-571 to clinical development in the treatment of small cell lung cancers and potentially for use in treating other types of cancer," said Arthur Louie, M.D., Celator's chief medical officer.

ABOUT CELATOR

Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is a privately held biopharmaceutical company working to develop new and more effective therapies to treat cancer. CombiPlex, the company's drug ratio technology platform, represents a revolutionary new approach to the development of combination therapies based on the optimal ratio of drug agents to target cancer cells effectively. The company pipeline includes: CPX-1, currently in a Phase 2 trial as a treatment option for colorectal cancer; CPX-351, currently in a Phase 1 trial as a treatment for leukemia (for information visit http://www.clinicaltrials.gov and search "Celator"); CPX 571, now positioned to advance to Phase 1 trial and targeting small cell lung cancer; and multiple early stage pre-clinical development programs. Based on the applications of CombiPlex, Celator is positioned to advance a broad pipeline of combination therapies involving both previously approved and novel drug agents.


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