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:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... business of innovation is taking over sports. On Thursday, December 15th a panel ... technology is disrupting the playing field at a Smart Talk session. Smart Talk ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... The ability ... optogenetics — is key to exciting advances in the study and mapping of ... projected via free-space optics stimulates small, transparent organisms and excites neurons within superficial ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... KBioBox llc announced today the ... KbioBox developed a sophisticated “3 click” gene dditing off target analysis program and ... website, https://www.kbiobox.com/ and powered by the company’s proprietary BioEngine. Scientists, ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... N.J. , Dec. 8, 2016 Soligenix, ... biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products to ... need, announced today that it will be hosting an ... am ET on the origins of innate defense regulators ... a review of oral mucositis and the recently announced ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/14/2016)...  xG Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: ... for use in challenging operating environments, announced its results ... will hold a conference call to discuss these results ... (details below). Key Recent Accomplishments ... agreement to acquire Vislink Communication Systems. The purchase is ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... June 22, 2016   Acuant , ... verification solutions, has partnered with RightCrowd ® ... for Visitor Management, Self-Service Kiosks and Continuous ... that add functional enhancements to existing physical ... and venues with an automated ID verification ...
(Date:6/16/2016)... 2016 The global ... reach USD 1.83 billion by 2024, according to ... Technological proliferation and increasing demand in commercial buildings, ... drive the market growth.      (Logo: ... development of advanced multimodal techniques for biometric authentication ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):