Navigation Links
Halozyme Therapeutics to Present Data on PEGPH20 at the Upcoming 2011 EORTC-NCI-ASCO Annual Meeting

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: HALO), a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing products targeting the extracellular matrix, for the diabetes, cancer, dermatology and drug delivery markets, today announced its upcoming poster presentation for PEGPH20 at the 2011 EORTC-NCI-ASCO Annual Meeting, taking place October 27-29 in Brussels, Belgium. Halozyme's PEGPH20 is a PEGylated form of rHuPH20 that is being evaluated in an ongoing Phase 2 clinical trial in patients with stage IV previously untreated pancreatic cancer. The poster and abstract will also be published in the "European Journal of Cancer" proceeding book of the conference. Details of the poster session and discussion are as follows:

Thursday, October 27, 2011

12:00 – 8:30 p.m. CET: Targeting hyaluronan in tumor stroma. Interim translational and biomarker evaluations of pegylated hyaluronidase (PEGPH20) in patients with advanced solid tumors   (Discussion from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. CET)


About Halozyme

Halozyme Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing products targeting the extracellular matrix for the insulin, cancer, dermatology and drug delivery markets. The company's product portfolio is based primarily on intellectual property covering the family of human enzymes known as hyaluronidases and additional enzymes that affect the extracellular matrix. Halozyme's Enhanze(TM) technology is a novel drug delivery platform designed to increase the absorption and dispersion of biologics. The company has key partnerships with Roche, Baxter, ViroPharma and Intrexon to apply Enhanze technology to therapeutic biologics including Herceptin®, MabThera®, immunoglobulin, Cinryze® and recombinant human alpha 1-antitrypsin. Halozyme's Ultrafast Insulin program combines its rHuPH20 enzyme with mealtime insulins, which may produce more rapid absorption, faster action, and improved glycemic control. The product candidates in Halozyme's pipeline target multiple areas of significant unmet medical need. For more information visit

Halozyme Contact  
Kurt Gustafson
Chief Financial Officer
(858) 704-8272

SOURCE Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Halozyme Therapeutics Completes Enrollment in Chemophase Phase I/IIa Clinical Trial for Superficial Bladder Cancer
2. Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Peer-Reviewed Publications of the INFUSE-LR Clinical Trial Results and Clinical Practice Experience With Hylenex
3. Halozyme Therapeutics Presents Pre-Clinical Studies of Systemic Delivery of Pegylated rHuPH20 Enyzme in Prostate Cancer Models at American Association for Cancer Research Conference
4. Halozyme Therapeutics Presents Findings on Combinations of rHuPH20 Enzyme With Bisphosphonates at the American Association for Cancer Research Conference
5. Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Phase I Clinical Trial Results Demonstrating that the Combination of Recombinant Human Hyaluronidase (rHuPH20) With Humulin R(R) and with Humalog(R) Yields Faster, More Physiologic Insulin Kinetics and Better Predictability
6. Halozyme Therapeutics Announces That Chemophase Meets Primary Endpoint in Phase I/IIa Clinical Trial
7. Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Positive Findings With Pegylated Enzyme in Prostate Cancer Models
8. Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Roche Begins Phase 1 Clinical Trial and Selects Fourth Exclusive Biologic Target
9. Halozyme Therapeutics Begins Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Bisphosphonate Administered With rHuPH20 Enzyme
10. Halozyme Provides HYLENEX® Product Reintroduction Update
11. Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Public Offering of Common Stock
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/30/2015)... 30, 2015 Next week, December 2-3, ... (DoT ) co-located events covering the latest in Medtech ... Things, will draw more than 3,000 design industry professionals ... Center. The events, combined show floor will host more ... --> --> BIOMEDevice features ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... BOCA RATON, Fla. , Nov. 30, 2015 ... Public Research (the Institute) announced today that it ... a medical device start-up company with technology developed at ... based on publicly-funded research, and bridges early funding gaps ... -based universities and research institutions. ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... , Nov. 30, 2015  Kevin Smith has ... Healthcare, a global pioneer in wireless monitoring of ... Boston, MA , Mr. Smith will be ... global commercial strategy.  He will also directly oversee ... build clinical evidence for SensiumVitals, the first early ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:12/1/2015)... , ... December 01, 2015 , ... ... Field for Effective Post-Affiliation Integration ,” addresses a main “pain point” for merging ... the anticipated results, once a deal is signed. This quick-read guidance suggests ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... ... December 01, 2015 , ... Nurotron Biotechnology Co., Ltd., maker of cochlear implant ... , The order will be from the China Disabled Persons’ Federation, a central ... an effective solution for children and adults suffering from severe and profound hearing ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... Third ... today that it has officially launched a sleek, mobile-ready and user-centric redesigned website. ... company’s new website clearly outlines the benefits that its SEO services provide to ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... Garden City, NY (PRWEB) , ... December 01, ... ... (NAPW) honors Christina Colon as a 2015-2016 inductee into its ... for leadership in pharmacy. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... December 01, 2015 , ... Live Very Well is excited ... plans on . The multi-carrier insurance exchange platform offers individual vision ... consumers to compare, quote and match plans to meet their needs. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):