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:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Cell ... injuries, will be accelerated by research at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) that yielded ... healing and tissue regeneration. , The novel method, developed by WPI faculty members ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... ... Last week, Callan Capital, an integrated wealth management firm specializing in asset ... Diego Life Science event at the Estancia La Jolla Resort and Spa. , Over ... Dr. Rich Heyman, former CEO of Aragon and Seragon, and Faheem Hasnain, former CEO ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) , ... May 23, 2016 , ... The need for blood donations ... released this week by the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center, blood donations are on ... than 30 years, and they are down 21 percent in South Texas in the last ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... -- Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a ... of Directors has approved the payment of a quarterly cash ... The cash dividend of $0.24 per share will ... of record as of the close of business on June ... of the Board of Directors and may be adjusted as ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/13/2016)... April 13, 2016  IMPOWER physicians supporting Medicaid patients ... a new clinical standard in telehealth thanks to a ... the higi platform, IMPOWER patients can routinely track key ... body mass index, and, when they opt in, share ... visit to a local retail location at no cost. ...
(Date:3/23/2016)... , March 23, 2016 ... Interesse erhöhter Sicherheit Gesichts- und Stimmerkennung mit ... Inc. (NASDAQ: MESG ), ein ... dass das Unternehmen mit SpeechPro zusammenarbeitet, um ... der Finanzdienstleistungsbranche, wird die Möglichkeit angeboten, im ...
(Date:3/18/2016)... --> --> ... & Unmanned Vehicles, Physical infrastructure and Perimeter Surveillance & Detection ... border security market and the continuing migration crisis in the ... has led visiongain to publish this unique report, ... defence & security companies in the border security ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):