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Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Highlights Promising Early Data From Its Three Phase II Bavituximab Cancer Trials
Date:6/3/2009

- 71% Objective Tumor Response in Combination with Docetaxel in Advanced Breast Cancer -

- 65% Objective Tumor Response in Combination with Carboplatin/Paclitaxel in Advanced Lung Cancer -

- 64% Objective Tumor Response in Combination with Carboplatin/Paclitaxel in Advanced Breast Cancer -

- Data in All Three Studies Surpassed Pre-Established Criteria for Expansion of Patient Enrollment -

- Positive Initial Data across Indications and Chemotherapy Regimens Suggests Bavituximab Could Have Broad Anti-Cancer Utility -

TUSTIN, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPHM) today highlighted the progress that the company has achieved in its Phase II program assessing the combination of bavituximab and chemotherapy in three separate cancer trials. Bavituximab is a monoclonal antibody with a unique mechanism that allows the body's own immune system to recognize and act on the tumor and its supporting blood vessels, resulting in anti-cancer effects. Bavituximab is currently being tested in combination with chemotherapy in one Phase II trial in advanced lung cancer and two Phase II trials in advanced breast cancer. Recently-reported data highlights from these studies include the following:

    -- Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer:  Bavituximab in Combination with
       Carboplatin and Paclitaxel
       In the Phase II trial evaluating bavituximab in combination with
       carboplatin and paclitaxel in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
       patients with locally advanced or metastatic disease, 11 of 17, or
       almost 65% of evaluable patients in the initial cohort of 21 patients
       achieved an objective tumor response. These early results, which
       exceeded the pre-specified endpoint needed to expand the tria
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