Navigation Links
Poniard Pharmaceuticals Appoints Four New Members to Clinical Advisory Board
Date:5/28/2008

- Internationally Recognized Oncologists Will Offer Strategic Guidance on

Picoplatin Clinical Development -

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD), a biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology, today announced the appointment of four additional members to its Clinical Advisory Board to help guide the Company's expanding clinical development strategy for picoplatin. They include Howard A. Burris, III, M.D., of The Sarah Cannon Research Institute in Nashville; E. David Crawford, M.D., of the University of Colorado Comprehensive Cancer Center; Robert F. Ozols, M.D., Ph.D., of the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia; and Everett E. Vokes, M.D., of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.

These esteemed physicians will add to the already broad expertise of the Company's Clinical Advisory Board and bring an understanding of a wide variety of tumor types, including prostate, breast, ovarian, head and neck and lung cancers, to inform the development of picoplatin. Picoplatin, the Company's lead product candidate, is a new generation platinum chemotherapy agent with the potential to address multiple indications, combinations and formulations.

"These renowned physicians are experts in several different indications and will provide strategic input into our clinical development program for picoplatin, which is being developed as a platform product with broad applicability across multiple solid tumor types," said Robert De Jager, M.D., chief medical officer of Poniard.

The new Clinical Advisory Board members join existing members Paul J. Bunn, Jr., M.D., of the University of Colorado Comprehensive Cancer Center; Alan
'/>"/>

SOURCE Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related biology technology :

1. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Corporate Update
2. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Upcoming Conference Participation
3. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Appoints Robert De Jager, M.D., as Chief Medical Officer
4. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces European Commission Grants Orphan Medicinal Product Designation to Picoplatin for Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer
5. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Upgrade of Stock Listing to NASDAQ Global Market
6. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Participation in Upcoming Conferences
7. XTL Biopharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Laurence N. Charney to Board of Directors
8. Sonus Pharmaceuticals and OncoGenex Technologies to Merge
9. American Stock Exchange Lists the Common Stock of Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
10. AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and 3SBio, Inc. Announce Strategic Partnership to Develop and Commercialize Ferumoxytol in China
11. Amylin Pharmaceuticals to Present at Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2014)... Washington, USA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 ... next month for SPIE Laser Damage 2014 ... optical materials for high-power lasers will run 14-17 September. ... society for optics and photonics . , The premier ... for understanding laser damage to optical materials will engage ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Whitehouse Laboratories is excited to announce that ... PTI Inspection Systems that will enable it to ... leak testing method development and validation programs using the ... part of this agreement, Whitehouse Labs has taken delivery ... developed and manufactured by PTI. The HVLD (high ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... , Aug. 27, 2014 Reportlinker.com ... is available in its catalogue: ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p02316661/Global-Biodegradable-Packaging-Materials-Market-2014-2018.html ... materials that are readily decomposed by the ... conventional non-degradable packaging in terms of raw ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... , Aug. 27, 2014 Research ... "Global Lactic Acid  (Biodegradable Polymer, Food & ... & Forecasts to 2019" report to their ... hydroxyl-carboxylic acid with an asymmetrical carbon atom. The ... biodegradable polymer, food and beverage, personal care product, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Laser Damage to Draw Researchers, Engineers, Scientists to 46th Annual Conference 2Laser Damage to Draw Researchers, Engineers, Scientists to 46th Annual Conference 3Whitehouse Labs Renews Partnership with PTI Inspection Systems 2Whitehouse Labs Renews Partnership with PTI Inspection Systems 3Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 2Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 3Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 4Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 5Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 6Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 7Global Lactic Acid (Biodegradable Polymer, Food & Beverage, Personal Care & Pharmaceutical) Market - Trends & Forecasts to 2019 2
... Diabetes, BRUSSELS, October 13 The International Diabetes,Federation ... opinion,leaders to push for action to secure care for ... access to care., The meeting, Access to Essential ... held on Saturday, October 25 in London, United,Kingdom. The ...
... 13 Thursday and Friday of,last week saw continued ... As anticipated in the Company,s October 9th news release, ... sales of shares,beneficially owned by Boston Scientific,s co-founders Pete ... market on Friday, approximately 31,million shares in aggregate had ...
... WebLOQ, Inc., the emerging,leader in total privacy ... communications, today announced that Monterey Spine and,Joint ... their state-of-the-art,Monterey center. The center, along with ... and other local practices, has,implemented WebLOQ,s hosted, ...
Cached Biology Technology:International Diabetes Federation Calls for Global Action to Keep All Children With Diabetes Alive 2International Diabetes Federation Calls for Global Action to Keep All Children With Diabetes Alive 3Boston Scientific Provides Update on Involuntary Selling of Its Stock by Co-Founders 2Boston Scientific Provides Update on Involuntary Selling of Its Stock by Co-Founders 3Monterey Spine and Joint Deploys WebLOQ ePrivacy Solution for HIPAA Compliant Health Information Exchange 2Monterey Spine and Joint Deploys WebLOQ ePrivacy Solution for HIPAA Compliant Health Information Exchange 3
(Date:8/28/2014)... MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has ... Society of America,s 27th Annual Mouse Molecular Genetics ... in Pacific Grove, California. These awards are ... doctorates and scientists from underrepresented groups into the ... encourage the participation of young scientists at the ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... N.C. -- Scientists have identified the developmental on-off switch ... that produce more than two-thirds of the world,s naturally ... be to see whether it is possible to manipulate ... , The study, appearing August 28 in ... small molecule called cyclic-di-GMP and a larger protein called ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... that could positively impact the global battle ... thanks to researchers in Penn State,s College ... made from the seaweed-derived food ingredient carrageenan ... provides a woman-initiated, drug-delivery vehicle that can ... infections during unprotected heterosexual intercourse, the researchers ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Small molecule acts as on-off switch for nature's antibiotic factory 2Small molecule acts as on-off switch for nature's antibiotic factory 3Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 2Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 3
... One hundred million years ago the earth looked very different ... breaking apart, dinosaurs were roaming the earth, and flowering plants ... known as Gondwana formed around 180-200 mya during the breakup ... mya. As scientists reconstruct the history of these land masses ...
... -- In a significant step toward restoring healthy blood ... of scientists at Weill Cornell Medical College has developed ... turning human embryonic and pluripotent stem cells into plentiful, ... of blood vessels. Endothelial cells form the interior "lining" ...
... Technologies Inc. (COTI) (TSX Venture: COT)announced more positive results ... Canadian cancer research facility. This new series of experiments ... efficacy both as a single agent and in combination ... toxicity in several different animal models of human ...
Cached Biology News:Can modern-day plants trace their New Zealand ancestry? 2New way to generate abundant functional blood vessel cells from human stem cells discovered 2New way to generate abundant functional blood vessel cells from human stem cells discovered 3New way to generate abundant functional blood vessel cells from human stem cells discovered 4Oral COTI-2 is effective in a second animal model of human pancreatic cancer 2
... Reverse Transcriptase (M-MLV RT) is an RNA-dependent DNA ... with long messenger RNA templates (>5kb). The enzyme ... M-MLV and consists of a single subunit with ... activity of M-MLV RT is weaker than the ...
... Useful for the determination of digitonin and digoxin. ... EDTA Na 4 and 0.06% NaCl Preparation ... al., Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 19, 755 ... mole of inorganic phosphorus from ATP per min ...
kismet (dK-20)...
... Thermo Hybaid's unique Electro-4 design allows ... the Electro-4 it is possible to run ... tank, by stacking up to four,horizontal gels. ... adjustable according to the number of gels ...
Biology Products: