Navigation Links
EpiCept Reports Expansion of Clinical Development For Licensed Cancer Compound
Date:8/19/2007

Third Phase II Trial Initiated by Myriad For Azixa(TM)

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EpiCept Corporation (Nasdaq and OMX Nordic Exchange: EPCT) today reported on new clinical advancements for Azixa(TM)* (MPC-6827), a vascular disrupting agent licensed by the Company to Myriad Genetics, Inc. as part of an exclusive, worldwide development and commercialization agreement.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020513/NYM112LOGO )

Myriad announced yesterday that it has initiated a third Phase II clinical trial for Azixa in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer that has spread to the brain. The trial is designed to assess Azixa's safety profile and the extent to which it can improve the overall survival of these patients. Two additional Phase II trials for Azixa are underway in primary brain cancer and melanoma that has spread to the brain.

"We are pleased at the clinical advancement Myriad has reported on Azixa, and view it as further evidence of the commercial potential of the compound," stated Jack Talley, President and Chief Executive Officer. "We believe that the study of Azixa in this new indication affords EpiCept with an expanded opportunity to capitalize on the financial benefits associated with our agreement with Myriad, including milestone payments, sublicensing income and potentially future royalties if Azixa continues to progress successfully."

Myriad is responsible for the worldwide development and commercialization of Azixa and any drug candidate that is developed from the series of compounds licensed by EpiCept to Myriad in 2003. The agreement requires that Myriad make future licensing, research and milestone payments to EpiCept, as well as pay a portion of any sublicensing income and pay a royalty on product sales. EpiCept will earn a milestone payment upon the dosing of the first patient in a Phas
'/>"/>

SOURCE EpiCept Corporation

Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. TomoTherapy reports 86% revenue jump, $131M net loss in Q1
2. Sonic Foundry reports GAAP loss as Q2 revenues rise
3. Fiserv reports $113.5 million in Q1 profit
4. Third Wave reports net loss of $18.9M for 2006
5. Musicnotes reports 45 percent growth in 2006
6. Sonic Foundry reports net loss, higher revenue
7. Sonic Foundry reports first cash-positive quarter
8. Merge Healthcare reports $10.8M net loss in Q3
9. Third Wave reports $5.2M third quarter loss
10. Merge Healthcare appoints new CEO, reports $215 million Q2 loss
11. Merge files financial reports by market opening
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/22/2015)... DALLAS , May 22, 2015 ... Market by Product (1D & 2D Gel Electrophoresis, Agarose ... CGE, MEKC, Reagents, Informatics), by Application & by End ... the Electrophoresis Market is expected to reach around $1.98 ... the forecast period 2015 to 2020. ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... Knowledgent , the data and ... the potential of big data analytics in the life ... to help life sciences and healthcare organizations understand the ... critical business insights. , The life sciences and healthcare ... by patient profiling, compliance and regulatory requirements, and scientific ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... - SQI Diagnostics Inc. ("SQI" or the "Company") (TSX-V: ... commercializes proprietary technologies and products for advanced microarray diagnostics, ... second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2015. ... business with our existing customers and to develop new ... of SQI. "The delivery of a fully automated sqidlite™ ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... 2015 Specialty Pharmacy Times has ... admitted to BPA Worldwide as a business publication ... audience data for Specialty Pharmacy Times based on ... becoming a member of BPA Worldwide, Specialty Pharmacy ... clients with the most reliable, unequaled data,” said ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Electrophoresis Market Worth $1.98 Billion by 2020 2Electrophoresis Market Worth $1.98 Billion by 2020 3Electrophoresis Market Worth $1.98 Billion by 2020 4New White Paper Explores the Potential of Big Data Analytics in Life Sciences and Healthcare 2SQI Diagnostics Reports Second Quarter Financial Results 2SQI Diagnostics Reports Second Quarter Financial Results 3SQI Diagnostics Reports Second Quarter Financial Results 4SQI Diagnostics Reports Second Quarter Financial Results 5SQI Diagnostics Reports Second Quarter Financial Results 6SQI Diagnostics Reports Second Quarter Financial Results 7SQI Diagnostics Reports Second Quarter Financial Results 8Specialty Pharmacy Times Joins BPA Worldwide 2
... , , BOTHELL, Wash., Dec. 23 BioLife Solutions, Inc. ... of biopreservation tools for cells, tissues, and organs, today announced ... and GMP production facility in Bothell, Washington by BSI Group ... international standard for quality systems supporting the design, development, and ...
... nerve cells is vital for our bodies to function. ... molecules called neurotransmitters. The vesicle fuses with the nerve ... by the next nerve cell. It is crucial that ... communication continuously to take place. If parts of this ...
... , , , ... one of the world,s leading research and advisory firms ... the 2008 retrospective analysis of patient-level claims data, Boehringer ... between itself and GlaxoSmithKline,s Advair in newly diagnosed chronic ...
Cached Biology Technology:BioLife Solutions Achieves ISO 13485 Quality Management Systems Certification 2BioLife Solutions Achieves ISO 13485 Quality Management Systems Certification 3New insight in nerve cell communication 2Spiriva has Closed the Gap in Patient Share Between Itself and Advair for the Treatment of COPD 2Spiriva has Closed the Gap in Patient Share Between Itself and Advair for the Treatment of COPD 3
(Date:5/11/2015)... , May 11, 2015 Curemark LLC, a ... start of a new Phase III double blind, randomized, ... novel formulation, CM-AT, on all children ages 3-8 with ... FDA Phase III double blinded clinical trial for CM-AT ... levels of the digestive enzyme chymotrypsin. This new trial ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... 5, 2015, NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ... the growing mobile commerce market, reminds investors and media that ... is presenting  at CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA 2015, held in ... The three-day conference is organized into a series ... is themed Global Fraud: Where is the Trust in ...
(Date:4/20/2015)... Calif. , April 20, 2015 Huntington ... Gabriel Valley to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring ... System is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure ... hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart ... sensor that is implanted in the pulmonary artery (PA) ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Curemark, LLC, Launches New Phase III Trial in Expanded Population of Children with Autism 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CTO, David Tunnell, Presents at CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA 2015 Today in Washington DC. 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CTO, David Tunnell, Presents at CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA 2015 Today in Washington DC. 3Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 2Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 3
... 2007)Scientists have determined for the first time the atomic ... how genes evolved their functions. "Never before have ... said project leader Joe Thornton, an evolutionary biologist at ... the precise mechanisms by which evolution molded a tiny ...
... when we learn and remember" Are memories recorded in ... on a clay tablet" Prof. Yadin Dudai, Head ... are challenging that view. They recently discovered that the ... involving a miniature molecular machine that must run constantly ...
... -- Delaying having kids to help raise the offspring ... want to reproduce, but many African starlings have adopted ... their savanna habitats, according to a new study by ... appears in the Aug. 21 issue of the journal ...
Cached Biology News:Scientists retrace evolution with first atomic structure of an ancient protein 2Scientists retrace evolution with first atomic structure of an ancient protein 3Memory machine 2Savanna habitat drives birds, and perhaps others, to cooperative breeding 2Savanna habitat drives birds, and perhaps others, to cooperative breeding 3Savanna habitat drives birds, and perhaps others, to cooperative breeding 4
... The PowerEase 500 Power Supply ... electrophoresis. It offers extensive programming ... four custom methods for you ... preferences. The simple intuitive PowerEase ...
karyopherin alpha2 (2G7)...
TNF-R2 (L-20)...
50 assays. Provides an easy system for rapid separation of cytosol and particulate fractions that are compatiable with downstream studies....
Biology Products: