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Second Ohio State cancer drug begins clinical trials testing
Date:6/18/2010

forward to generating meaningful clinical results from in this Phase I/IIa study," said Byrd. "We are incredibly grateful to organizations that have supported this effort to bring this drug forward to our blood cancer patients.

Dr. Michael Caligiuri, director of Ohio State's Comprehensive Cancer Center and chief executive officer of the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, praised the collaborative efforts of Ohio State researchers who worked more than 7 years to develop this drug.

"We are encouraged by its preclinical activity, and feel that this molecule could have meaningful clinical implications in a variety of cancers," said Caligiuri.

Dr. Michael Grever, chairman of the department of internal medicine at Ohio State and co-leader of the Experimental Therapeutics program at OSUCCC-James, was instrumental in moving this experimental agent from bench to bedside.


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Contact: Eileen Scahill
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614-293-3737
Ohio State University Medical Center
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