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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Celator Pharmaceuticals Announce $5 Million Partnership to Support Phase 3 Development of CPX-351 for AML
Date:7/2/2012

lar study conducted by Celator in newly diagnosed elderly patients with secondary AML supported the initiation of the current Phase 3 program. LLS's TAP supports private sector and academic-based projects with the goal of advancing investigational therapies with high prospects for providing near-term benefit to patients with blood cancers. 

"This is not only welcome funding but also an important vote of confidence in the potential of CPX-351 to improve outcomes for patients with AML from an organization devoted to that goal," said Scott Jackson, chief executive officer, Celator Pharmaceuticals. "Our new agreement extends what has already been a very productive collaboration and we look forward to the day when these efforts  culminate in making a much-needed new treatment option available to patients with AML at large."

About CPX-351
CPX-351 represents a new approach to developing combinations of drugs in which drug molar ratios with synergistic anti-tumor activity are encapsulated in a drug delivery vehicle in order to maintain the desired ratio following administration. CPX-351 has been granted orphan drug status by the FDA for the treatment of AML. CPX-351 is in late-stage clinical development for the treatment of AML. Celator has completed a successful randomized, phase 2 study comparing CPX-351 to the standard "7+3" regimen of cytarabine:daunorubicin in patients 60 years of age up to and including 75 years of age with newly diagnosed AML and has also completed a randomized, phase 2 study of CPX-351 versus intensive salvage therapy in patients 18 years of age up to and including 65 years of age with AML in first relapse. The second study was supported by the original LLS TAP funding.

About Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
The LLS defines AML as a quickly progressing disease in which too many immature white blood cells (not lymphocytes) are found in the blood and bone marrow.  According to LLS, in 2012 approximately 12,950 ne
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