Navigation Links
MuGard Data From UK Study Shows Prevention of Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
Date:7/23/2009

DALLAS, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ACCESS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP), announced today that its European partner, SpePharm, is collecting data from a post approval study of MuGard in head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiation treatment in the UK showing prevention of oral mucositis. In a multi-center study expected to enroll a total of 280 patients, patients are provided with seven weeks of MuGard therapy, and begin using MuGard one week prior to radiation treatment and then throughout the subsequent six weeks of planned therapy. The first 140 patients being treated in this assessment study have been enrolled and treated, and as of the time of the update, none of these patients have experienced any oral mucositis.

"The initial feedback from SpePharm on their experience in the UK, with the first 140 patients in the assessment study, exceeds our most positive expectations," stated Jeffrey B. Davis, Access' President & CEO. "Normally, roughly 100% of patients undergoing radiation treatment for head and neck cancer experience some level of oral mucositis. This condition varies from a low level of discomfort and pain, up to Grades 3 and 4 which are debilitating to the point of patients discontinuing therapy. To see a result where all or substantially all of the patients using MuGard, and using it prophylactically, are not getting oral mucositis is extremely important with respect to treatment regimens. We believe the final data set will show that MuGard should be used prophylactically with all radiation or chemotherapy regimens that have the potential to lead to oral mucositis, greatly expanding the target market."

MuGard is a novel, ready-to-us
'/>"/>

SOURCE Access Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Granting of Two US Patents for MuGard(TM)
2. Access Pharmaceuticals Announces the European Launch of MuGard(TM) by its European Partner, SpePharm
3. Access Pharmaceuticals Licenses MuGard to Milestone Biosciences, LLC for North America
4. QRxPharma Initiates Comparative Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Study for MoxDuo(TM) IV Pain Therapy
5. Study Published in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health Demonstrated Once-Daily Vyvanse(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Provided Significant Improvement of ADHD Symptoms for Children at 13 Hours After Administration
6. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Results From a Study of Oral Insulin Capsule on Type 1 Diabetic Patients
7. ParagonRx Files with FDA REMS Panel Interim Analysis for Opioid Drugs Study
8. Novel Product for the Prevention of Post-Surgical Adhesion Formation Completes Phase I Clinical Study
9. Brazils Scientific Research On The Rise, Thomson Reuters Study Finds
10. Amylin Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Results from Dose-Ranging Clinical Study of Pramlintide/Metreleptin Combination Treatment for Obesity
11. Study on keeping nuclear bombs from US ports shows misplaced fear over cargo scanning cost
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2015)... ... August 28, 2015 , ... Proove Biosciences , ... International Spine Intervention Society’ s 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM). The ... With a focus on evidence-based research and clinical application, the event gathered industry ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... , ... August 28, 2015 , ... Since the initial launch of FireflySci Inc. (FFS) ... humor and excellent customer service. Images such as the Fonz in a lab coat ... some flavor to the humdrum spectroscopy field. , FireflySci is proud to be ...
(Date:8/27/2015)... 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Portage Biotech Inc. ("Portage") ... Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company Limited (Biohaven), announced today ... study of BHV-0223, a glutamate modulating agent. Biohaven ... and recently obtained clearance from the U.S. Food ... testing. Portage holds 54% equity interest in Biohaven, ...
(Date:8/27/2015)... SAN DIEGO , Aug. 27, 2015 ... second annual meeting of the Japan Society of HTLV-1, ... Science Institute Auditorium. The purpose of the Society is ... well as the development of medical technology and research ... health and welfare. "HUYA is proud to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Proove Biosciences Presents New Research Study at the International Spine Intervention Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting 2Proove Biosciences Presents New Research Study at the International Spine Intervention Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting 3Proove Biosciences Presents New Research Study at the International Spine Intervention Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting 4Cuvette Manufacturer FireflySci Launches Back to School Deals with Complimentary Shipping On All Orders 2Portage's Biohaven doses first human subject in Phase 1 trial with lead drug candidate BHV-0223 2Portage's Biohaven doses first human subject in Phase 1 trial with lead drug candidate BHV-0223 3Portage's Biohaven doses first human subject in Phase 1 trial with lead drug candidate BHV-0223 4HUYA Bioscience International Sponsors Japan Society Of HTLV-1 Annual Meeting 2HUYA Bioscience International Sponsors Japan Society Of HTLV-1 Annual Meeting 3HUYA Bioscience International Sponsors Japan Society Of HTLV-1 Annual Meeting 4
... PETACH TIKVA, Israel, August 16 Healthcare,Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: ... an,extraordinary general meeting of its shareholders to be held ... of Yigal Arnon & Co., 1 Azrieli,Center, Round Tower, ... shareholders will be asked to approve the previously,announced Asset ...
... Support for Vermed Sale, SAN DIEGO, Aug. 16 ... and leader of,impedance cardiography (ICG) technology, today announced that ... well with over 50%,of the necessary shareholder votes (approximately ... Vermed sale. The ratio of votes,received is running in ...
... affiliate of,Phlo Corporation (OTC: PHLC) (the "Company") announced ... now been expanded to the San,Francisco and Napa/Sonoma ... and stretching to the Oregon border. New ... Grocery in Palo Alto, Zanotto,s Grocery in Silicon ...
Cached Biology Technology:Healthcare Technologies Calls for a Shareholders Meeting to Approve the Nexgen Biofuels Transaction 2Healthcare Technologies Calls for a Shareholders Meeting to Approve the Nexgen Biofuels Transaction 3CardioDynamics Provides 2007 Shareholder Meeting Update 2CardioDynamics Provides 2007 Shareholder Meeting Update 3Phlo Affiliate Reports Expanded Coverage to Oregon Border 2
(Date:8/5/2015)... VIEW, Calif. , Aug. 5, 2015 ... exhibits continuous growth in applications, penetration into newer sectors, ... after year. The global biosensors space has seen the ... exited the market so far. (Photo - ... Frost & Sullivan, Analysis of the Global Biosensors ...
(Date:8/4/2015)...  AMRI (NASDAQ: AMRI ) today reported financial and operating ... Highlights: , Second quarter contract revenue of $ ... , Adjusted contract margins of 26 % ... $0.05 decrease in EPS from royalties in the current quarter ... "We are very pleased to present another strong financial quarter, ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... SHENZHEN , Kina, 31. juli 2015 ... ) bliver afholdt af BGI fra den 22. - 25. ... Konferencen fejrer sin 10-års fødselsdag i år. ... verdens mest indflydelsesrige årlige møder på ,omik,-feltet, og er ... forsamlinger. ICG-10 fokuserer på nylige gennembrud ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Innovative Biosensors Incite Use in Non-Traditional Applications 2Innovative Biosensors Incite Use in Non-Traditional Applications 3Innovative Biosensors Incite Use in Non-Traditional Applications 4AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 2AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 3AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 4AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 5AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 6AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 7AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 8AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 9AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 10AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 11AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 12AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 13AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 14AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 15AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 16AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 17AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 18AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 19AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 20AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 21AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 22AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 23AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 24Den 10. internationale konference om Genomics (ICG-10) åbner i oktober 2
... By coupling a kicked-up version of microscopy with miniscule particles ... so deep into living tissue that they can see molecules ... the researchers believe that their new approach can have a ... a tumor as it is removed from the body to ...
... Any way you slice it, the planarian,s contributions to biological ... a flatworm normally living in freshwater, is well known for ... into 200 pieces can generate 200 new individuals. New research ... master of regeneration, but can help scientists understand the basis ...
... mother of two to promote company,s highly secure, do ... yourself, smartTOUCH(R) finger activated products, JERICHO, ... today announced that it has hired Debbe Dunning as,the ... it,embarks upon an advertising campaign directed at the Home ...
Cached Biology News:New technique sees into tissue at greater depth, resolution 2New technique sees into tissue at greater depth, resolution 3'Home Improvement' Star Debbe Dunning is New smartTOUCH Spokesperson 2'Home Improvement' Star Debbe Dunning is New smartTOUCH Spokesperson 3
Mouse Anti-Human Kallikrein 2 (Hk2)...
... to Asb-2 (Ankyrin repeat and SOCS box-containing ... synthetic peptides containing amino acids 75-93 and ... lysate (Imgenex Catalog No. 40149) can be ... cross react with mouse and rat Asb-2, ...
Recognizes TWIK-2. Does not cross react with any other known proteins....
... Glycine Transporter 2, Neuronal (GLYT2). The ... from the central nervous system. The staining ... pattern described using in situ hybridization with ... has been described for glycinergic neurons. Preabsorption ...
Biology Products: