Navigation Links
Pharsight Invited to Present on Oncology Modeling and Simulation at Quantitative Pharmacology Symposium in China
Date:10/22/2007

Dr. Rene Bruno Will Present on the Value of Clinical Trial Simulations to

Predict Efficacy and Survival Benefit of Anticancer Agents

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharsight Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: PHST), a leading provider of software, strategic consulting, and regulatory services for optimizing clinical drug development, today announced that Rene Bruno, Ph.D., managing director, Strategic Consulting Services, Europe, has been invited to speak to academics, regulators, and members of the Chinese pharmaceutical industry attending the International Symposium in Quantitative Pharmacology in Drug Development and Regulation. The symposium will be held in Nanjing China at the International Conference Hotel from October 29-31, 2007.

Dr. Bruno will join other leading experts from industry, government and academia in a scientific program that will discuss the latest methodologies in pharmacometrics, focusing on pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) modeling and simulation in drug development, regulation and clinical applications. The symposium will also provide a forum for scientific discussion and collaborative exchange on model-based approaches in drug development. Dr. Bruno's presentation, discussing a model-based approach to support drug development in oncology, will be part of a session focusing on the theory and applications of model-based drug development. The presentation, entitled "Clinical Trial Simulations to Predict Efficacy and Survival Benefit of Anticancer Agents", will take place on October 29, 2007. Dr. Bruno also serves on the symposium's international advisory committee.

"Model-based drug development continues to grow as a value-added method for optimizing decisions in the drug development process," said Shawn O'Connor, president, CEO, and chairman of Pharsight. "Drug development is benefiting from the quantitative application of drug-disease models to simulate expected clinical responses of new compounds, to support critical program strategies and enhance study design decisions. Pharsight is pleased to participate at this important international symposium, to discuss opportunities and challenges for global drug development and approval in the rapidly-growing Chinese pharmaceutical industry, and to exchange information with industry colleagues on the strategic use of modeling and simulation."

About Pharsight Corporation

Pharsight Corporation develops and markets integrated products and services that enable pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to achieve significant and enduring improvements in the development and use of therapeutic products. Pharsight's goal is to help customers reduce the time, cost and risk of drug development, as well as optimize the post-approval marketing and use of pharmaceutical products.

Pharsight's approach enhances the fundamental element of drug development success: strong decision-making. By adopting the Pharsight approach, customers acquire a new decision-making process with the potential to systematically improve every level and phase of their business and scientific processes. Pharsight Corporation is headquartered in Mountain View, California. Information about Pharsight is available at http://www.pharsight.com.

Registered Trademarks and Trademarks

Pharsight is a registered trademark of Pharsight Corporation. All other brand or product names mentioned in this documentation are trademarks or registered trade marks of their respective companies or organizations.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Pharsight Corporation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Why companies dont get invited to the DEMO conference
2. Amplification of genome-representative DNA from limited sources with GenomePlex WGA technology for use in genetic alterations studies
3. Wisconsin firms to present at Cleantech venture capital event
4. New Sonic Foundry search engine finds words, phrases in video presentations
5. Lone Wisconsin firm to present at InvestMidwest
6. Sonic Foundry creates search engine for 7,000 expert video presentations
7. InvestMidWest calls for business presentations
8. Wicab to present BrainPort at Boston conference
9. Three more Wisconsin firms to present at venture forum
10. Six Wisconsin firms to present at BIO Mid-America VentureForum
11. New Health and Human Services representative for Midwest
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/17/2017)... , Jan. 17, 2017  An international ... of Medicine and St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research ... peripheral neuropathy, an unmet health need affecting nearly ... Journal of Clinical Investigation, their results identify small ... prevent and reverse neuronal injury in animal models ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... LEXINGTON, Mass. , Jan. 17, 2017   ... clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative inhaled therapies to ... candidate for treating fungal infections in the lungs of ... Infectious Disease Product" (QIDP) by the U.S. Food & ... , which is designed to speed the development of ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... 17, 2017  Only nine percent of U.S. consumers ... while only 16 percent believe health insurance companies do, ... 36 percent of U.S. adults believe health care providers ... compared to hospitals (23%). "We are in ... Wendy Salomon , vice president of reputation management and ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... January 17, 2017 , ... Pono Ola , a mind-body wellness firm ... today the official launch of its much-anticipated Pono Board: a re-invented fitness and anti-fatigue ... development for over a year, the patented Pono Board is the world’s only exercise ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/12/2017)... 12, 2017  Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV ... today announced that it has signed agreements with seven ... the Middle East for commercialization ... the first wave of international distribution agreements for Trovagene,s ... samples. The initial partners will introduce Trovagene,s ...
(Date:1/11/2017)... 2017  Michael Johnson, co-founder of Visikol Inc. a company originally ... been named to the elite "Forbes 30 Under 30" list in ... people in 20 fields nationwide to be recognized as a leader ... were selected. ... is currently a PhD candidate at Rutgers University. ...
(Date:1/4/2017)... -- For the thousands of attendees at this year,s International Consumer Electronics Show ... biometric measurement devices and services, will be featuring its new line of ... Medical,s special CES Exhibit Suite , the new upper arm and ... WellnessConnected product platform.  Continue ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):