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Favrille to Report New Data on FavId (Now Specifid) at American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
Date:12/6/2007

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SAN DIEGO, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Favrille, Inc. (Nasdaq: FVRL), a biopharmaceutical company developing patient-specific, active immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, announced that new data, including four-year follow-up data from the Company's Phase 2 clinical trial of Specifid(TM) (formerly FavId(R)), will be reported in four separate poster presentations at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, which begins Saturday in Atlanta.

On Sunday, Dr. Omer Koc of the Cleveland Clinic will present long-term follow-up data from an 89-patient Phase 2 clinical trial of Specifid following Rituxan(R) treatment. The data suggest that the administration of Specifid following Rituxan may extend progression-free survival in patients with follicular B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) compared to historical data of Rituxan alone. In particular, 40% of the treatment-naive patients in the trial (n=35) remain progression-free at four years, compared to the published literature, which shows that approximately 20% of patients treated with Rituxan alone were progression-free at three years. Most adverse events reported in the trial were of low grade, the most common of which was injection site reaction.

Dr. Koc will present a second poster on Monday investigating patients treated with Specifid following Rituxan who achieved a complete remission during this Phase 2 trial. Of the 18 patients in complete remission (nine treatment-naive and nine relapsed from or refractory to prior therapy), only six have progressed to date and one withdrew from the trial while in complete remission. The 11 remaining patients continue to be disease-free four to five years from the start of Rituxan. In addition, 16 of the patients who achieved a complete remission did so during the Specifid phase of the trial and converted as late as 33 months from the start of Rituxan.

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