Navigation Links
Ambit Biosciences Corporation Announces Presentations Profiling AC220 Clinical and Non-Clinical Data at 51st American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
Date:11/24/2009

Cytotoxic Effects of Chemotherapeutic Agents in Cell Culture and in Mouse Tumor Xenograft

Session Name: Acute Myeloid Leukemia - Therapy, excluding Transplantation II

Sunday, December 6, 2009, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Hall E, Poster Board II-44

About Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

Acute myeloid leukemia is a form of blood cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, approximately 13,000 new cases of AML will be diagnosed in the United States in 2008. The median age of a patient with AML is about 67 years old. Standard treatment for patients 60 years or older with AML includes systemic combination chemotherapy. The median survival for patients receiving induction chemotherapy, which is associated with high mortality, is 6-11 months, with shorter survival for patients over the age of 60 years. The five-year survival rate for AML is less than 15 percent due to refractory and relapsed disease associated with standard treatments. According to a report from Decision Resources, the U.S. AML market is expected to more than double by 2015.

About Ambit Biosciences

Ambit Biosciences is a privately-held biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of small molecule kinase inhibitors for the treatment of cancer, inflammatory disease, and other indications. Ambit employs a novel and proprietary kinase profiling technology named KINOMEscan(TM) to screen compounds against large numbers of human kinases. Ambit's lead compound, AC220, is in clinical development for the treatment of AML and other indications. Ambit plans to commence in 2009 several clinical studies with AC220, including a registration study in AML. Ambit's clinical pipeline also includes AC480, an oral panHER inhibitor that was in-licensed from BMS as part of an ongoing collaboration. Ambit is conducting Phase 2 studies with AC480 in patients with solid tumor cancers. Additionally, Ambit has an advancing pool of p
'/>"/>

Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Neurocrine Biosciences to Present at the 21st Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
2. Regado Biosciences to Present at the Ninth Annual Joint Symposium of BioNJ and Pennsylvania Bio on November 17, 2009
3. Ardea Biosciences Reports Recent Accomplishments and Announces Third Quarter and Year-to-Date 2009 Financial Results
4. Cell Biosciences Completes Acquisition of Alpha Innotech
5. Neurocrine Biosciences Reports Third Quarter 2009 Results
6. Neurocrine Biosciences Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Present Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results
7. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Research Collaboration With UCLA in Human Stem Cells Selected to Receive Clinical Research Award
8. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Plans to Initiate a Second Clinical Trial of CCR5-ZFP Therapeutic to Treat HIV/AIDS
9. Signum Biosciences Awarded Phase II SBIR Grant by the NIH for the Treatment of Rosacea
10. Regado Biosciences Releases Positive Phase 2a Data for the Reversible Anticoagulant System REG1 at the European Society of Cardiology Congress In Barcelona, Spain
11. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Achievement of Key Milestone in Cell Engineering Agreement With Genentech
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2015)...   Decision Resources Group finds that the ... will continue to be hindered in the near ... a longer timeline, however, the outlook is improved. Expanding ... increase the prevalence of osteoarthritic damage and sports-related injuries ... tissue solutions. Coupled with continuing economic recovery across ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... India , July 29, 2015 TAKE Solutions ... foray into the big data market for the Life Sciences ... US-based subsidiary, with an initial investment of 3 million ... healthcare and life sciences market (according to projections by McKinsey) ... and advanced analytics. ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... AIRMONT, N.Y. , July 29, 2015 Touro ... County -based CanniCare,s application for one of five media ... York State Dept. of Health (DOH).  ... with research into medicinal cannabis.  "Our college ... H. Kadish , president of the Touro College System. "There ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:The Long-Term Outlook for European Sports Medicine Device Markets Remains Positive, with Economic Recovery and Expanding Patient Populations Supporting Growth Through 2023 2The Long-Term Outlook for European Sports Medicine Device Markets Remains Positive, with Economic Recovery and Expanding Patient Populations Supporting Growth Through 2023 3TAKE Solutions Creates a New Subsidiary for Life Sciences Big Data in the US 2TAKE Solutions Creates a New Subsidiary for Life Sciences Big Data in the US 3Touro College Announces Support for CanniCare's Medical Cannabis License Application 2
... CVS Caremark was selected as one of 20 finalists ... Health Care Consumer Empowerment and Protection. URAC, the nation,s ... 12th Annual Quality Summit, October 4-6, 2011 in Chicago, ... Pharmacy Advisor program was selected by a distinguished panel ...
... May 12, 2011 Oncimmune ® LLC , maker ... physicians in the risk assessment and early detection of ... the American Thoracic Society,s (ATS) International Conference May 13 - ... benefits of EarlyCDT-Lung .  Oncimmune,s EarlyCDT-Lung test ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CVS Caremark Named as Finalist for 2011 URAC Award for Best Practices in Health Care Consumer Empowerment and Protection 2CVS Caremark Named as Finalist for 2011 URAC Award for Best Practices in Health Care Consumer Empowerment and Protection 3Abstracts Reporting EarlyCDT™-Lung Demonstrate Diagnostic and Economic Benefits of Immuno-biomarkers in Early Detection of Solid Tumor Lung Cancers 2Abstracts Reporting EarlyCDT™-Lung Demonstrate Diagnostic and Economic Benefits of Immuno-biomarkers in Early Detection of Solid Tumor Lung Cancers 3Abstracts Reporting EarlyCDT™-Lung Demonstrate Diagnostic and Economic Benefits of Immuno-biomarkers in Early Detection of Solid Tumor Lung Cancers 4Abstracts Reporting EarlyCDT™-Lung Demonstrate Diagnostic and Economic Benefits of Immuno-biomarkers in Early Detection of Solid Tumor Lung Cancers 5
(Date:7/29/2015)... ... July 29, 2015 , ... For the second year in ... in the list of the 50 fastest growing companies in Jacksonville. This annual list ... community. On July 16th, a team of Vast Bridges staffers were on hand to ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... Buckner, KY (PRWEB) , ... July 29, 2015 ... ... upcoming episode of American Farmer, airing fall of 2015 on RFD-TV. , Fastline ... segment, viewers will learn about Fastline.com, which contains the largest and freshest searchable ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 29, 2015 , ... Employee Fiduciary, ... will include the general contact information, website, types of plans administered, years in business, ... business listing and have at least one plan with Employee Fiduciary. A search can ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... ... July 29, 2015 , ... Zofran lawsuits ... Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML), according to court documents.* Attorneys handling Zofran ... the Zofran Birth Defects Lawsuit Center. , GlaxoSmithKline, the global pharmaceutical conglomerate and ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... ... July 29, 2015 , ... ... global provider of life insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management, has joined ... inclusive sporting event taking place in Charlotte, North Carolina on October 2-4, 2015. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Vast Bridges Continues Its Swift Growth 2Health News:Fastline Publications to Partner with American Farmer in Upcoming Episode Airing on RFD-TV 2Health News:Employee Fiduciary Launches Financial Advisor Directory 2Health News:Zofran Lawsuit News: Zofran Lawsuits Stayed, Awaiting MDL Decision 2Health News:Zofran Lawsuit News: Zofran Lawsuits Stayed, Awaiting MDL Decision 3Health News:Zofran Lawsuit News: Zofran Lawsuits Stayed, Awaiting MDL Decision 4Health News:MetLife Joins World T.E.A.M. Sports’ Adventure Team Challenge North Carolina as Presenting Sponsor 2Health News:MetLife Joins World T.E.A.M. Sports’ Adventure Team Challenge North Carolina as Presenting Sponsor 3
... ... ... ... ...
... ... dietary supplements, including two popular weight loss supplements, according to new tests by ... weight loss products and ConsumerLab.com noted concern for potential side-effects from products containing ... 7-keto DHEA supplements. , ...
... , ... blasts away the pounds in a fitness competition to claim coveted tech prizes. , ... Salt Lake City, UT (Vocus) March 3, 2010 ... shape up – just a few, sweet tech prizes., , , , ,"Mention ,iPad, or ,Dell ...
... ... 25 recipient list for the 2010 Diversity Council Honors Award™. The recipients’ rankings ... 2010 Linkage Summit on Leading Diversity Conference, April 27 in Atlanta. , ... (PRWEB) March 4, 2010 -- The ...
... ... ... -- Brown Dog Foundation , a Nashville-based nonprofit dedicated to helping pets in need ... Cat Competition. In this 10-week fundraising campaign, dogs and cats vie for the coveted title ...
... ... ... ... ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference in Beijing 2Health News:Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference in Beijing 3Health News:Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference in Beijing 4Health News:Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference in Beijing 5Health News:Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference in Beijing 6Health News:Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference in Beijing 7Health News:Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Rodman & Renshaw Annual China Investment Conference in Beijing 8Health News:ConsumerLab.com Finds Carcinogenic form of Chromium in Supplements, Including Those for Weight Loss 2Health News:ConsumerLab.com Finds Carcinogenic form of Chromium in Supplements, Including Those for Weight Loss 3Health News:ConsumerLab.com Finds Carcinogenic form of Chromium in Supplements, Including Those for Weight Loss 4Health News:SEO.com Slims Down in Company Fitness Contest 2Health News:The Association of Diversity Councils Announces Its 2010 Diversity Council Honors Award™ Recipients 2Health News:The Association of Diversity Councils Announces Its 2010 Diversity Council Honors Award™ Recipients 3Health News:ATTENTION: Pawty Animals Needed in Nashville, Tennessee 2Health News:ATTENTION: Pawty Animals Needed in Nashville, Tennessee 3Health News:Pelosi Remarks at Press Availability on Health Insurance Reform 2Health News:Pelosi Remarks at Press Availability on Health Insurance Reform 3Health News:Pelosi Remarks at Press Availability on Health Insurance Reform 4Health News:Pelosi Remarks at Press Availability on Health Insurance Reform 5
... is a truly flexible system offering outstanding ... of applications, inlcuding orthopedics, abdominal surgery, urology, ... more. , ,By offering you ... evolutive memory capacities and a wide range ...
Non-dissolvable Herrick Lacrimal Plugs provide long-term lacrimal occlusion through partial blockage of the horizontal canaliculus....
Provides quick freezing and quick defrosting. Lightweight probe tips have high conductivity silver. Useful for Cataract, Retinal Detachment, Glaucoma and Intra-vitreal surgery. Includes either one ca...
Khosla Precision and Quality in Medical and Surgical Products....
Medicine Products: