Navigation Links
Poniard Pharmaceuticals to Present at Needham & Company's Cancer Therapeutics: Today & Tomorrow Conference
Date:3/19/2009

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD), a biopharmaceutical company focused on innovative oncology therapies, today announced that Jerry McMahon, Ph.D., chairman and CEO, will present at the Needham & Company Cancer Therapeutics: Today & Tomorrow Conference on Thursday, March 26, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time in New York.

Dr. McMahon will provide a corporate overview, including a discussion of the clinical development program for picoplatin, the Company's lead product candidate.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available for 10 business days on the "Events" page of the "News & Events" section of the Company's website at http://www.poniard.com.

About Poniard Pharmaceuticals

Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative oncology products to impact the lives of people with cancer. Picoplatin, the Company's lead platform product candidate, is a new generation platinum chemotherapy. To date, clinical studies suggest that picoplatin has an improved safety profile relative to existing platinum-based cancer therapies. Picoplatin is designed to overcome platinum resistance associated with chemotherapy in solid tumors, and is being studied in multiple cancer indications, combinations and formulations. Clinical trials of intravenous picoplatin include a Phase 3 trial in small cell lung cancer and Phase 2 trials in metastatic colorectal and castration-resistant (hormone-refractory) prostate cancers. The Company also is conducting a clinical trial of oral picoplatin in solid tumors. For additional information please visit http://www.poniard.com.

(C) 2009 Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Poniard and Poniard Pharmaceuticals are trademarks of Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

For Further Information:


'/>"/>
SOURCE Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Receives Going Concern Qualification
2. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Greg Weaver as Chief Financial Officer
3. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Provides 2009 Clinical Data Goals for Picoplatin
4. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Corporate Update
5. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Corporate Update
6. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Upcoming Conference Participation
7. Statement by Teva Pharmaceuticals on Eshoo-Barton Bill
8. China Yongxin Pharmaceuticals Inc. Launches Electronic Diagnosis System in its Changchun Drugstores
9. Transcept Pharmaceuticals to Report Fourth Quarter 2008 Results
10. Meditor Pharmaceuticals (North American) Ltd. announces the closing of a merger agreement with American Medical Technologies, Inc.
11. Gamma Pharmaceuticals Accepts PO From Leading St. Louis Missouri Distributor. Order Valued up to $850,000 Retail Market Value
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/4/2016)... ... May 04, 2016 , ... DESCO ... acquired Pocono Sterilizer, an equipment sterilization service and sales company located in Pennsylvania. ... medical and research-related equipment and asset management services to the medical and academic ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... ... May 04, 2016 , ... ... their Vasont Universal Integrator (VUI) extension supports the latest release of Adobe FrameMaker, ... FrameMaker 2015 interlace the process of creating, editing and storing XML. ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... ... The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Barbara ... She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. NAPW is the ... over 200 operating Local Chapters. , “I’m pleased to welcome Barbara into this exceptional ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... 2016 Champion Award to Charles D. Pulido, R.Ph., Co-Founder of NCPDP and member ... Ph.D., Pharmacy Advisor and Health IT Specialist, Office of the National Coordinator for ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... Irvine, California (PRWEB) , ... May 03, 2016 ... ... of its innovative brainsalvation tool – a web application that helps people assess ... medical research, the brainsalvation™ web app will provide users a “Risk Reduction Score™” ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/2/2016)... May 2, 2016 Kalorama Information noted the ... Records) market in a recent white paper.  The healthcare ... physician usage, a growing market are among the top ... Kalorama,s report EMR 2016: The Market for ... seventh complete study of the EMR industry, and the ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... N.J. , May 2, 2016  Celsion ... development company, today announced data from the first ... escalating clinical trial (the OVATION Study) combining GEN-1, ... care for the treatment of newly-diagnosed patients with ... followed by interval debulking surgery.  In the first ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... , April 29, 2016 ... Life Sciences, Product Development Capabilities in ... Customer Base . Indegene ( ... announced the acquisition of Skura Corporation,s life science ... in adaptive sales enablement technology for life science ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: