Navigation Links
Cytopia Presentation on VDA CYT997 at AACR Conference

MELBOURNE, Australia, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cytopia Limited (ASX: CYT) announced that it will present data on its anticancer vascular disrupting agent (VDA) CYT997 at the forthcoming 100th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research, in Denver, Colorado, USA.

Dr David Segal, Principal Scientist at Cytopia, will be presenting the poster in the Late-Breaking Research: Experimental and Molecular Therapeutics 2 poster session on Tuesday, April 21, 2009 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM (US MDT), Hall BF, Poster Section 26, Poster Board 18.

The poster, entitled CYT997: Preclinical studies on the antivascular effects and mode of action of a Phase II vascular disrupting agent outlines extensive preclinical data for CYT997 which is currently in Phase II clinical studies. Data for CYT997 in a panel of in vitro and in vivo assays will be shown clearly demonstrating the potent antivascular and cytotoxic effects of the compound.

About Cytopia

Cytopia Ltd is an Australian biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of new drugs to treat cancer and other diseases. Cytopia conducts its research and drug development through subsidiaries based in Melbourne, Australia and San Francisco, USA and specializes in developing new small molecule compounds with an improved therapeutic profile for the treatment of cancer.

The company's lead drug candidate is CYT997, a vascular disrupting agent (VDA) for the treatment of various cancers, which is currently being trialed in Phase II clinical studies. Cytopia is continuing to build on its range of JAK inhibitors and kinase expertise, with CYT387, a novel oral JAK2 inhibitor focused on the treatment of myeloproliferative disorders, expected to enter Phase I clinical studies in 2009.


SOURCE Cytopia Limited
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Cytopia Presentation on JAK2 Inhibitor at American Association for Cancer Research
2. Cytopia Strengthens Scientific Team With US-Based Drug Development Specialist
3. Presentation on Cytopias JAK2 Inhibitor Program in Myeloproliferative Disorders
4. Cytopia and Other Progen Shareholders Maintain Call for Meeting
5. Cytopia Letter to Progen Shareholders
6. Cytopia Scientific Presentation on JAK2 Inhibitor Program at American Chemical Society Conference
7. Strategic Diagnostics Updates Roth Conference Presentation Time
8. Caliper Life Sciences Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference to be Webcast
9. Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference To Webcast Millennium Presentation
10. deCODE genetics to Webcast Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners Annual Healthcare Conference
11. FDA and Conformia Deliver Joint Presentation to Annual Regulatory and Compliance Symposium at Harvard
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Researchers at the Universita Politecnica delle Marche in Ancona combed medical journal articles ... findings are the subject of a new article on the Surviving Mesothelioma website. ... blood, lung fluid or tissue of mesothelioma patients that can help point doctors to ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... UAS ... the launch of their brand, UP4™ Probiotics, into Target stores nationwide. The company, ... proud to add Target to its list of well-respected retailers. This list includes ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - FACIT has announced ... biotechnology company, Propellon Therapeutics Inc. ("Propellon" ... commercialization of a portfolio of first-in-class WDR5 inhibitors ... such as WDR5 represent an exciting class of ... precision medicine for cancer patients. Substantial advances have ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... HOUSTON , June 23, 2016 ... agreement with the Cy-Fair Sports Association to serve ... of the agreement, Houston Methodist Willowbrook will provide ... education and connectivity with association coaches, volunteers, athletes ... partner with the Cy-Fair Sports Association and to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/21/2016)... , June 21, 2016 NuData ... the new role of principal product architect and ... the director of customer development. Both will report ... technical officer. The moves reflect NuData,s strategic growth ... response to high customer demand and customer focus ...
(Date:6/16/2016)... SAN FRANCISCO , June 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... Market size is expected to reach USD ... report by Grand View Research, Inc. Technological proliferation ... and banking applications are expected to drive the ... ) , The development of ...
(Date:6/9/2016)... -- Perkotek an innovation leader in attendance control systems is proud to announce the introduction ... to make sure the right employees are actually signing in, and to even control ... ... ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):