Navigation Links
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Announces Four Upcoming Presentations at the American Association for Cancer Research 2008 Annual Meeting
Date:4/11/2008

TUSTIN, Calif., April 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPHM), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing targeted therapies for the treatment of cancer and hepatitis C virus infection (HCV), today announced that the following preclinical abstracts will be the subject of oral and poster presentations at the 2008 Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), being held April 12-16, 2008 in San Diego:

-- "Targeting mutant p53 protein and tumor vasculature: An effective

combination therapy for advanced breast tumors" (Abstract #2341, New

Targets 1: Mechanisms Session) - Poster session scheduled for Monday,

April 14, 2008 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.

-- "An immunocytokine that binds to phosphatidylserine generates an

effective cell-based tumor vaccine in mice" (Abstract #2841, Tumor

Vaccines Session) - Poster session scheduled for Monday, April 14,

2008 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

-- "Combination of a monoclonal anti-phosphatidylserine antibody with

docetaxel strongly inhibits the growth and metastasis of

hormone-refractory prostate cancers in mice" (Abstract #2551, New

Approaches to Biological Therapy Session) - Oral presentation

scheduled for Monday, April 14, 2008 at 2:10 pm.

-- "Antibody targeting of phosphatidylserine produces a cytokine

microenvironment that enhances innate anti-tumor immune responses"

(Abstract #4079, Immunoconjugates, Peptides, and Protein Therapeutics

Session) - Poster session scheduled for Tuesday, April 15, 2008 from

8:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Abstracts and information about the AACR and its Annual Meeting may be found at http://www.aacr.org.

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 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.

Contacts:

GendeLLindheim BioCom Partners

Investors Media

info@peregrineinc.com Barbara Lindheim

(800) 987-8256 (212) 918-4650


'/>"/>
SOURCE Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2008
2. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals to Announce Third Quarter FY 2008 Financial Results
3. Publication in Clinical Cancer Research Confirms Ability of Peregrines Bavituximab to Target Tumor Blood Vessels with Excellent Specificity
4. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Doses First Patient in Phase II Clinical Trial of Bavituximab in Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer
5. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 10th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference
6. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Remains on Track to Advance its Three Lead Clinical Programs in 2008
7. Defense Threat Reduction Agency Halts Contract Negotiations With Peregrine Pharmaceuticals as It Suffers $100 Million Cut in FY 2008 Budget for Its Transformational Medical Technologies Initiative (TMTI) Program
8. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals to Announce Second Quarter FY 2008 Financial Results
9. New Data Presented on Immunocytokine Fusion Protein Further Supports Broad Anti-Cancer Potential Of Peregrines Anti-PS Technology Platform
10. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals to Announce First Quarter FY 2008 Financial Results
11. Study Published in Clinical Cancer Research Confirms Potential Of Peregrines Bavituximab Combined With Radiation In Lung Cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/27/2016)... NC (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... mission to bring innovative medical technologies, services and solutions to the healthcare market. ... and implementation of various distribution, manufacturing, sales and marketing strategies that are necessary ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... , June 27, 2016   Ginkgo Bioworks , ... industrial engineering, was today awarded as one of ... of the world,s most innovative companies. Ginkgo Bioworks ... for the real world in the nutrition, health ... work directly with customers including Fortune 500 companies ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... While the majority ... as the Cary 5000 and the 6000i models are higher end machines that use ... height of the spectrophotometer’s light beam from the bottom of the cuvette holder. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... pleased to announce the launch of their brand, UP4™ Probiotics, into Target stores ... 35 years, is proud to add Target to its list of well-respected retailers. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/22/2016)... 22, 2016   Acuant , the ... solutions, has partnered with RightCrowd ® ... Visitor Management, Self-Service Kiosks and Continuous Workforce ... add functional enhancements to existing physical access ... venues with an automated ID verification and ...
(Date:6/20/2016)... June 20, 2016 Securus Technologies, a ... solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring ... involved, it has secured the final acceptance by ... for Managed Access Systems (MAS) installed. Furthermore, Securus ... to be installed by October, 2016. MAS distinguishes ...
(Date:6/9/2016)... , June 9, 2016  Perkotek an innovation leader in attendance control systems ... seamlessly log work hours, for employers to make sure the right employees are actually ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160609/377486LOGO ... ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):