The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is among the nation's leading academic research and treatment centers, serving more than 4.4 million people in the high-growth corridor of Central and South Texas including Austin, San Antonio, Laredo and the Rio Grande Valley. CTRC is one of a few elite cancer centers in the country to be named a National Cancer Institute (NCI) Designated Cancer Center, and is one of only three in Texas. CTRC handles more than 120,000 patient visits each year and is a world leader in developing new drugs to treat cancer. The CTRC Institute for Drug Development (IDD) is internationally recognized for conducting the largest oncology Phase I clinical drug trials program in the world, and participated in the clinical and/or preclinical development of many of the cancer drugs approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration. For more information, visit our Web site at http://www.ctrc.uthscsa.edu.
This press release contains forward-looking statements, within the
meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
Forward-looking statements, including the Company's expectations related to
the U.S. Phase 2 combination REOLYSIN(R)/paclitaxel and carboplatin
clinical trial, and the Company's belief as to the potential of REOLYSIN(R)
as a cancer therapeutic, involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties,
which could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from
those in the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties
include, among others, the availability of funds and resources to pursue
research and development projects, the efficacy of REOLYSIN(R) as a cancer
treatment, the tolerability of REOLYSIN(R) outside a controlled test, the
success and timely completion of clinical
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