This study, "Enhancement of Tumor Immunogenicity by 2aG4-IL2 Fusion Protein," was conducted by Dr, Xianming Huang, assistant professor of pharmacology in the laboratory of Dr. Philip Thorpe. Study results are being presented by Dr. Thorpe at the International Conference on Vascular Targeted Therapies in Oncology, Mandelieu, France, October 5th, 2007 at 3:10pm local time (9:10am ET).
About Peregrine Pharmaceuticals
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company with a portfolio of innovative product candidates in clinical trials for the treatment of cancer and hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The company is pursuing three separate clinical programs in cancer and HCV infection in the U.S. and India with its lead product candidates bavituximab and Cotara(R). Peregrine also has in-house manufacturing capabilities through its wholly owned subsidiary Avid Bioservices, Inc. (http://www.avidbio.com), which provides development and bio-manufacturing services for both Peregrine and outside customers. Additional information about Peregrine can be found at http://www.peregrineinc.com.
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