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The Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) and Proteolix Initiate Phase 2 Clinical Trial Investigating Carfilzomib for the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
Date:8/19/2007

and we are excited to be moving our clinical program forward. We are very pleased that the MMRC sponsorship has made the rapid initiation of our Phase 2 trials possible and has enabled us to reach out to a larger group of myeloma patients. The thoughtful scientific expertise and collaborative effort of this group have helped speed development of new agents in the field of multiple myeloma," said Lori A. Kunkel, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of Proteolix, Inc.

About the Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC)

The Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) is a 509(a)3 non-profit organization that integrates leading academic institutions to accelerate drug development in multiple myeloma. It is led from MMRC offices in Norwalk, Conn., and comprises 13 Member Institutions: City of Hope, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Emory University's Winship Cancer Institute, the Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Mayo Clinic, Ohio State University, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Saint Vincent's Comprehensive Cancer Center of Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York, University Health Network (Princess Margaret Hospital), University of Chicago, University of Michigan, and Washington University. In addition to these trials with Proteolix, the MMRC is supporting six other clinical trials exploring several investigative agents.

The MMRC was founded in 2004 by Kathy Giusti, a myeloma patient, and with the help of the scientific community. The MMRC is a sister organization to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF), the world's leading funder of multiple myeloma research. The MMRC is widely recognized as an optimal research model to rapidly address critical challenges in drug development and to explore opportunities in the today's most promising research areas- genomics, compound validation, and clinical trials. The MMRC is the only consortium to join academic institutions through
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