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Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of Clinical Data From Picoplatin Phase 2 Small Cell Lung Cancer Trial to be Presented at 1st IASLC-ESMO European Lung Cancer Conference
Date:4/9/2008

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD), a biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology, today announced that data from a Phase 2 trial of picoplatin, the Company's lead product candidate, in patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC) will be presented in a poster session at the 1st European Lung Cancer Conference in Geneva, Switzerland. The presentation is the first European presentation of data from the Phase 2 trial. The Conference is sponsored by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) and the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO). Details are as follows:

-- Abstract #143

A Phase 2 study of picoplatin monotherapy in patients with platinum

refractory/resistant small cell lung cancer (SCLC)

Bentzion D, Lipatov O, Poliakov I, MacKintosh R, Breitz H. Eckardt J

Poster Session: SCLC: On display from 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 23,

through 12:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26

Geneva Palexpo Foyer Level 1

Presented by: John R. Eckardt, M.D., Center for Cancer Care Research,

Saint Louis, MO.

About Picoplatin

Picoplatin is a chemotherapeutic agent that has an improved safety profile compared to existing platinum-based chemotherapeutics. It was designed to overcome platinum resistance associated with the treatment of solid tumors. Picoplatin has been evaluated in more than 750 patients and has anti-tumor activity in multiple indications with less severe kidney or nerve toxicity than is commonly observed with other platinum chemotherapy drugs.

Poniard is evaluating intravenous picoplatin in an ongoing pivotal Phase 3 trial, known as
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