Navigation Links
Hana Biosciences Announces Data to be Presented On Talvesta,(Talotrexin) for Injection at The American Association for Cancer,Research Annual Meeting

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hana Biosciences (Nasdaq:HNAB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing cancer care, will present preclinical data for Talvesta(tm) (talotrexin) for Injection at the American Association for Cancer Research 100th Annual Meeting April 14-18, 2007 in Los Angeles, California.

Abstract No. 2210: "Combining talotrexin (PT-523) with paclitaxel in A549 non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) athymic nude mice xenografts" will be presented in a poster session on Monday, April 16, 2007 from 8:00am to 12:00pm PDT, in Poster Section 23, Tumor Biology 15, in the Exhibit Hall. Board No. 8.

About Talvesta(tm) (talotrexin) for Injection

Talvesta(tm) is a novel nonpolyglutamable antifolate drug under development for the treatment of various types of cancers. Talvesta has demonstrated enhanced antitumor activity in a broad spectrum of preclinical studies by targeting the enzyme DHFR to prevent DNA synthesis in tumor cells and inhibit tumor growth. These studies suggest that Talvesta, as compared to methotrexate, enters into cells up to ten times more efficiently and demonstrates 10- to 100-fold more potency in overcoming polyglutamation, a well-established mechanism of antifolate resistance. Talvesta also binds more tightly to its anti-tumor target DHFR, which Hana believes may further inhibit tumor growth. In May 2006, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted orphan drug designation for Talvesta in patients with ALL.

About Hana Biosciences, Inc.

Hana Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:HNAB) is a South San Francisco, CA-based biopharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing, and commercializing innovative products to advance cancer care. The company is committed to creating value by building a world-class team, accelerating the development of lead product candidates, expanding its pipeline by being the alliance partner o
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Neurocrine Biosciences Announces New Research Studies Presented at APSS Reveal Significant Under-Diagnosis of Insomnia
2. Hana Biosciences Presents Data On Two Programs At the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
3. Lux Biosciences Investigational Therapy for Uveitis, LX211, is Subject of Two Presentations at Key Ophthalmology Meeting, ARVO 2007
4. Ace Biosciences, Ace393, the Worlds First Commercial Vaccine for Travellers Diarrhoea Caused by Campylobacter Successfully Completes Phase I Clinical Trials
5. Antisoma Announces Further Data From ASA404 Ovarian Cancer Trial
6. Neose Announces Presentation of Positive Preclinical Data on GlycoPEGylated Factor VIIa at the XXI Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
7. Biofrontera AG Announces Clinical Study Confirms Excellent Efficacy of BF-200 ALA In Actinic Keratosis
8. YM BioSciences Announces Secondary Efficacy and Safety Findings in Randomized Phase IIB Aerolef Trial
9. BioSante Pharmaceuticals Announces New Findings for Potential Bird Flu Vaccine
10. Portola Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Data from a Phase II Study of its Factor Xa Inhibitor at the XXI Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
11. Manhattan Pharmaceuticals Announces Results of Phase 2a Studies for Oral Oleoyl-estrone
Post Your Comments:
(Date:12/19/2014)... INDIANAPOLIS and LYON, France ... (NYSE: LLY ) and Adocia (Euronext Paris: ... focused on developing an ultra-rapid insulin, known as BioChaperone ... type 2 diabetes. BioChaperone Lispro relies on Adocia,s proprietary ... Lilly and Adocia will develop BioChaperone Lispro ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 17, 2014 Royal Philips ... Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC ), a global leader in ... that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Pursuant ... acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Volcano ... price of USD 1 billion (approx. EUR 800 million), to ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... -- Revenue and earnings above the previous year ... In the past 2013/14 fiscal year (ended 30 ... EUR 4.287 billion (last year: EUR 4.190 billion) despite unfavorable ... 360 million. "Overall, 2013/14 was a successful fiscal year for ... and CEO of Carl Zeiss AG. "Thanks to our broad ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lilly and Adocia Announce Alliance to Co-Develop Ultra-Rapid Insulin Based on BioChaperone Technology 2Lilly and Adocia Announce Alliance to Co-Develop Ultra-Rapid Insulin Based on BioChaperone Technology 3Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market 2Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market 3Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market 4Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market 5Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market 6Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market 7Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market 8ZEISS Asserts its Position in Difficult Environment 2
... May 21, 2007/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bristol-Myers,Squibb Company (NYSE: ... which showed that treatment with Baraclude (entecavir),demonstrated ... 48 weeks,-- a result that was also ... These data from an open-label, randomized viral ...
... -- Data presented,today at a major medical meeting ... for five days is as,effective as standard therapy ... treatment of complicated urinary tract infections,(cUTI) and acute ... markets LEVAQUIN in the,U.S., presented the data during ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Baraclude (Entecavir) Treatment Demonstrated Greater Viral Load,Reduction Compared to Adefovir at 48 Weeks in Study of,Antiviral-Naive Chronic Hepatitis B E-Antigen Positive Patients 2Baraclude (Entecavir) Treatment Demonstrated Greater Viral Load,Reduction Compared to Adefovir at 48 Weeks in Study of,Antiviral-Naive Chronic Hepatitis B E-Antigen Positive Patients 3Baraclude (Entecavir) Treatment Demonstrated Greater Viral Load,Reduction Compared to Adefovir at 48 Weeks in Study of,Antiviral-Naive Chronic Hepatitis B E-Antigen Positive Patients 4Baraclude (Entecavir) Treatment Demonstrated Greater Viral Load,Reduction Compared to Adefovir at 48 Weeks in Study of,Antiviral-Naive Chronic Hepatitis B E-Antigen Positive Patients 5Baraclude (Entecavir) Treatment Demonstrated Greater Viral Load,Reduction Compared to Adefovir at 48 Weeks in Study of,Antiviral-Naive Chronic Hepatitis B E-Antigen Positive Patients 6Five Days of LEVAQUIN(R) as Effective as 10 Days of Ciprofloxacin,in Complicated Urinary Tract Infections and Acute Pyelonephritis 2Five Days of LEVAQUIN(R) as Effective as 10 Days of Ciprofloxacin,in Complicated Urinary Tract Infections and Acute Pyelonephritis 3Five Days of LEVAQUIN(R) as Effective as 10 Days of Ciprofloxacin,in Complicated Urinary Tract Infections and Acute Pyelonephritis 4
(Date:12/21/2014)... 2014 Recently, one of the best ... Prom Shop has introduced its new collection of ... big discounts on all its prom dresses & other ... insists on providing top quality dress products and great ... considered as one of the best prom dresses online ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... Mi (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 AlignLife ... child in need while at the same time helping people ... is a non-profit community-based organization committed to serving those persons ... meet their needs to improve the quality of life. Dr. ... make an impact in the local community and he knew ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... AZ (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 Parker ... range of heating, cooling, plumbing and other similar home ... in 2014 with regard to its expert contracting services. ... industry leader that has been serving Arizona for well ... in providing the absolute best in quality customer service ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... OR (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 ... some of the issues and systemic barriers for disabled ... World Paratriathlon Champion. Scheidies has a condition called juvenile ... time. He describes how he adapted his athletic ambitions ... use his success in triathlon to pioneer the way ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... As testosterone therapy lawsuit filings ... blood clots from using testosterone products such as AndroGel ... that the male hormone testosterone may increase the risk ... in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences ... of male rats with naturally occurring colon cancer. Dr. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Prom Dresses From One Of The Best Prom Dresses Online Shops, LunaDress Prom Shop 2Health News:AlignLife of Norton Shores Makes a Brighter Christmas for Kids in Muskegon 2Health News:Parker & Sons Announces Record Number Of Favorable Reviews In 2014 With Regard To Its Expert Contracting Services 2Health News:Parker & Sons Announces Record Number Of Favorable Reviews In 2014 With Regard To Its Expert Contracting Services 3Health News:Disability in Sports on SCI TV with Triathlon World Champ Aaron Scheidies 2Health News:Disability in Sports on SCI TV with Triathlon World Champ Aaron Scheidies 3Health News:New Low Testosterone Therapy Study Shows Male Hormone Testosterone May Contribute To Colon Cancer Reports Wright & Schulte LLC 2Health News:New Low Testosterone Therapy Study Shows Male Hormone Testosterone May Contribute To Colon Cancer Reports Wright & Schulte LLC 3Health News:New Low Testosterone Therapy Study Shows Male Hormone Testosterone May Contribute To Colon Cancer Reports Wright & Schulte LLC 4
... have announced the discovery of another gene responsible for ... of the disease (occurring in around 90 percent of ... from Boston University, the University of Toronto, and Columbia ... published in Nature Genetics. ,The reasearchers ...
... Natalia Trayanova's research team works on understanding the ... the Computational Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab, //she is a ... ,The subtle rhythms, pulses and patterns of ... scientists alike for millennia, yet the heart's deepest ...
... sun exposure may differ across Australia, a senior cancer researcher ... needed for the production of vitamin D, which is necessary ... for prevention of several cancers. ,Australians are ... keeping out of the sun to avoid skin cancer and ...
... school research project, titled 'Sun Safe in the Middle School ... of "Pediatrics”, was undertaken to stress the importance of educating ... using sun protection as a tool to offset the risk ... , ,It is observed that maximum sun exposure happens ...
... use during pregnancy can cause subtle but disabling ... emotional problems //– Says a recent study by ... Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development ... problems associated with prenatal exposure to cocaine. In ...
... for cancer has sprung from an inconspicuous mushroom that cannot ... of its promise, are getting ready to conduct clinical trials ... be a possible treatment for cancer. ,The ... China and Japan, where it has helped increase life expectancy, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New Gene to Help in Understanding Alzheimer’s Diseas 2Health News:Secrets of the Heart's Signals 2Health News:Safe Sun Exposure a Burning Issue 2Health News:Cocaine's Use During Pregnancy May Cause Lasting Cellular Effects 2Health News:Cocaine's Use During Pregnancy May Cause Lasting Cellular Effects 3
... tip is specially rounded, extra ... wound and manipulation in the ... flexible tubing 25cm, ID - ... annular rings start .85mm ...
For administering anesthetic agents into the posterior sub-Tenon's space 20G x 1in (.90 x 25mm)...
... This all digital single plane C-arm angiography ... cardiac imaging performance and an expansive range ... cardiac angiography to ECG triggered. ... Detector technology,State of the art dynamic Flat ...
For diagnostic and operative treatment of hand and wrist bones. The use of this distraction device allows fracture reduction or widening of the space between bones....
Medicine Products: