Navigation Links
YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FIRST PATIENT IN PHASE I/II TRIAL OF JAK1/JAK2 INHIBITOR, CYT387 ENROLLED BY CYTOPIA
Date:11/23/2009

livered by Cytopia and we look forward to its progress under the guidance of Dr. Tefferi and his colleagues," said Mr. Andrew Macdonald, CEO of Cytopia. "The combination of JAK1 and JAK2 inhibitory activity in this compound represents a potential advantage over JAK2 inhibitors. JAK1 is hypothesized to have an effect on cytokines and cachexia, and thus may improve the quality of life in patients with JAK2 mediated diseases. Cytopia will seek to demonstrate the activity of CYT387 in other diseases where JAK1 and JAK2 activity may be important."

About Cytopia

Cytopia Ltd is an Australian biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of new drugs to treat cancer and other diseases. Cytopia conducts its research and drug development through subsidiaries based in Melbourne, Australia and California, USA and specializes in developing new small molecule compounds with an improved therapeutic profile for the treatment of cancer.

The company's lead drug candidate is CYT997, a vascular disrupting agent (VDA) for the treatment of various cancers, which is currently being evaluated in Phase II clinical studies. CYT387, a novel oral JAK1/JAK2 inhibitor focused on the treatment of myeloproliferative disorders, is also being investigated in a Phase I/II clinical study.

About YM BioSciences

YM BioSciences Inc. is a life sciences product development company that identifies and advances a portfolio of promising cancer-related products at various stages of development. The Company is currently developing two late-stage products: nimotuzumab, an EGFR-targeting Affinity-Optimized Antibody(TM), and AeroLEF(R), a proprietary, inhaled-delivery composition of free and liposome-encapsulated fentanyl. YM has proven regulatory and clinical trial expertise and a diversified business model designed to reduce risk while advancing clinical products toward international approval, marketing and commercialization.

N
'/>"/>

Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. YM BIOSCIENCES ANNOUNCES COMPLIANCE WITH AIM RULE 26
2. Selection of Development Candidate Triggers $0.5 Million Milestone Payment to Ardea Biosciences, Inc.
3. ImmuneRegen BioSciences Files 8-K that Highlights Enclosed Shareholder Letter Discussing Recent Achievements and Outlook
4. ONCOSCIENCE AG, THE EUROPEAN PARTNER OF YM BIOSCIENCES, ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF PATIENT ENROLLMENT IN PHASE III BRAIN CANCER TRIAL OF NIMOTUZUMAB
5. Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results and Provides Business Update
6. YM BIOSCIENCES, EUROPEAN PARTNER, ONCOSCIENCE AG, ANNOUNCES INITIATION OF ADVANCED NIMOTUZUMAB TRIALS IN ADULT GLIOMA AND PANCREATIC CANCER
7. Monogram Biosciences to Present at the Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference 2007
8. Magellan Biosciences Names Steven E. Diamond, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer
9. Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Issued First Patent in Canada
10. Neurocrine Biosciences to Present at the BioCentury: Newsmakers in the Biotech Industry Conference
11. YM BioSciences USA cleared by US FDA to initiate Phase II clinical trial of nimotuzumab in children with inoperable, recurrent brain cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/27/2015)... MONTREAL , July 27, 2015   ... that produces sustainable biological accelerators for farmers, has ... Patent and Trademark Office for its patent application ... that accelerate plant growth and enhance yields on ... patent relates to Inocucor,s live IN-M1 microbial consortium ...
(Date:7/27/2015)... -- Junto Health, a company that helps major health ... technology solutions, today announced the launch of a partnership ... health care policy consulting. Working together with SPG, Junto ... process while, at the same time, they are also ... care finance and the delivery of health care services.   ...
(Date:7/24/2015)... 2015 Ryan & Maniskas, LLP that ... District Court for the Northern District of California ... purchased the common stock of Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. ("Avalanche" or ... and June 15, 2015, inclusive (the "Class Period"). ... the Court for appointment as a lead plaintiff of the ...
(Date:7/24/2015)... July 24, 2015 Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ GS: ... seeds in China , today announced that ... year 2015 ended June 30, 2015, before the market opens ... host a teleconference on August 5th, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. ... to discuss the results. To participate in the call, please ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Inocucor Technologies Receives Groundbreaking U.S. Patent for Proprietary Biological Processes that Stimulate Plant Growth 2Inocucor Technologies Receives Groundbreaking U.S. Patent for Proprietary Biological Processes that Stimulate Plant Growth 3Junto Health Announces a Unique Partnership with Sachs Policy Group 2Junto Health Announces a Unique Partnership with Sachs Policy Group 3Junto Health Announces a Unique Partnership with Sachs Policy Group 4Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. 2Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. 3Origin Agritech Limited to Announce Third Quarter Fiscal 2015 Unaudited Financial Results on August 5th, 2015 2Origin Agritech Limited to Announce Third Quarter Fiscal 2015 Unaudited Financial Results on August 5th, 2015 3
... doubt, let me assure you that DEMOletter blog readers are ... space to any reader who had a perspective, opinion, or wild-eyed ... responded. And it seems even Jim prefers the safety of ... edited by me. , ,Most of you, I suppose, were clever ...
... With the support of a local equity investor, an early-stage ... and it is intent on marketing its games to major ... Nintnedo . , ,Selling its products to the "big ... Codebase Productions, LLC and its president, Ben Geisler, but ...
... Waukesha, Wis. - GE Healthcare , the ... will provide the Translational Genomics Research Institute ... with advanced imaging equipment for drug discovery and development. ... genomics technologies to accelerate research in translational genomics, a ...
Cached Biology Technology:The DEMO Summer Reading List 2The DEMO Summer Reading List 3Emerging game developer begins work on prototypes 2GE Healthcare partners with genomics institute 2
(Date:7/9/2015)... 9, 2015  Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: ... interface solutions, today announced a new Match-in-Sensor™ ... hardware encapsulated fingerprint sensor and matching solution. ... literally off the grid, isolating fingerprint image ... the fingerprint sensor to provide ultimate protection ...
(Date:7/8/2015)... Florida , July 8, 2015 ... evolving as this summer,s must have products such as wearables, ... demand as popularity for biometrics based devices continues to rapidly ... NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: ... (NYSE: FIT ), GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO ) ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... , June 25, 2015 ... the addition of the "Natural Language Processing ... (Recognition, IVR, OCR, Pattern & Image Recognition) - ... offering. The key vendors occupying the ... IBM Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, NetBase Solutions, SAS Institute ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 2Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 3Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 2Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 3Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 4Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 5Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 6Natural Language Processing Market by Type (Rule-Based, Statistical, and Hybrid), Technologies (Recognition, IVR, OCR, Pattern & Image Recognition) - Worldwide Forecast to 2020 2
... NEW YORK -- Water vapor and clouds are the ... atmosphere-ocean climate modeling study shows that the planet,s temperature ... The study, conducted by Andrew Lacis and ... in New York, examined the nature of Earth,s greenhouse ...
... University of British Columbia today welcomed the announcement of ... Health Research (CIHR) and Genome British Columbia for research ... led by UBC researchers Brett Finlay and Deborah Money, ... today in Toronto by federal Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq. ...
... Cancer Research congratulates 12 of its members on their election ... new members and five foreign associates. Considered among ... the award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement ... medicine. "This is a great day for cancer ...
Cached Biology News:Carbon dioxide controls Earth's temperature 2Carbon dioxide controls Earth's temperature 3The AACR congratulates its members elected to the Institute of Medicine 2
... • Enzyme concentration - 5 units/µL ... in higher yields ,• Leaves an 'A' ... DNA polymerase which exhibits very high activity ... applications. To ensure the quality of the ...
Our original highly-purified, robust Taq Polymerase which delivers consistently high yields and minimal background...
... DNA Polymerase is the most thoroughly characterized ... testimony to its overall utility and efficacy. ... ideal for PCR applications. , It ... ,, AmpliTaq DNA Polymerase is a ...
... DNA Polymerase is a versatile and easy-to ... PCR applications. GCpro Taq DNA Polymerase is ... E. coli, containing the DNA polymerase I ... a highly processive 5'-3' DNA polymerase activity. ...
Biology Products: