Navigation Links
Novelos Therapeutics and MUSC Present Two Posters at AACR 2007,Annual Meeting

NEWTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 16, 2007 - Novelos Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: NVLT), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of therapeutics to treat cancer and hepatitis, today announced that the company, in collaboration with Dr. Kenneth Tew and Dr. Danyelle Townsend of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), is making two poster presentations at the ongoing American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting. These presentations will highlight in vivo and in vitro findings with NOV-002, which is currently in a pivotal Phase 3 trial for non-small cell lung cancer and Phase 2 trials for other oncology indications. The posters are available at www.novelos.com 'Our Products', 'NOV-002' section.

"As clinical development of NOV-002 progresses, we continue to add to our understanding of its molecular and cellular mechanisms of action as they may relate to therapeutic activity," said Christopher Pazoles, Ph.D., Vice President of Research & Development of Novelos. "Our ongoing and broad-ranging research collaboration with Drs. Tew and Townsend at MUSC is an important part of that effort."

About Novelos Therapeutics, Inc.

Novelos Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company commercializing oxidized glutathione-based compounds for the treatment of cancer and hepatitis. NOV-002, the lead compound currently in Phase 3 development for lung cancer under a SPA and Fast Track, acts together with chemotherapy as a chemoprotectant and an immunomodulator. NOV-002 is also in Phase 2 development for chemotherapy-resistant ovarian cancer and early-stage breast cancer, and is in addition being developed for acute radiation injury. NOV-205 acts as a hepatoprotective agent with immunomodulating and anti-inflammatory properties. NOV-205 is in Phase 1b development for chronic hepatitis C non-responders. Both compounds have completed clinical trials in humans and have been approved for use in the Russian Federation where they were originally developed. For additional information about Novelos please visit www.novelos.com

This news release contains forward-looking statements. Such statements are valid only as of today, and we disclaim any obligation to update this information. These statements are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual future experience and results to differ materially from the statements made. These statements are based on our current beliefs and expectations as to such future outcomes. Drug discovery and development involve a high degree of risk. Factors that might cause such a material difference include, among others, uncertainties related to the ability to attract and retain partners for our technologies, the identification of lead compounds, the successful preclinical development thereof, the completion of clinical trials, the FDA review process and other government regulation, our pharmaceutical collaborators' ability to successfully develop and commercialize drug candidates, competition from other pharmaceutical companies, product pricing and third-party reimbursement.

Contact

Novelos Therapeutics, Inc.
Harry S. Palmin, 617-244-1616 x11
President and CEO
hpalmin@novelos.com
or
Investor Relations:
Stephen Lichaw, 201-240-3200
slichaw@novelos.com


'"/>




Related medicine technology :

1. Novelos Therapeutics Announces Encouraging Results in Ongoing Phase 2 Ovarian Cancer Trial at Dana-Farber/Partners Cancer Care
2. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Management to Discuss Todays Announcement of Interim Pixantrone Study Results
3. Halozyme Therapeutics Enhanze Technology Large Protein Molecule Therapeutic Clinical Trial Results Presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the Controlled Release Society
4. CV Therapeutics Identifies Potential Anti-Diabetic Mechanism of Action for Ranexa
5. Fat Kills Cancer: Turning Stem Cells from Fat Tissue into Personalized, Cancer-Targeted Therapeutics
6. A 4-Week Therapy with Transition Therapeutics E1-I.N.T. Leads to Sustained Reductions in Blood Glucose Levels for 6 Months Post-treatment in Type 2 Diabetes Patients
7. Clinical Trial Suggests Bone Marrow Stem Cells Are Useful for Spinal Cord Injury; PrimeCell Therapeutics Provided Pre-Clinical Study
8. Opexa Therapeutics Reports Positive Top-line Data in Phase I/II Extension Trial with Tovaxin for Multiple Sclerosis
9. Orexigen Therapeutics to Present Data on Contrave Impact on Visceral Fat and Insulin Resistance at American Diabetes Association 67th Scientific Sessions in Chicago June 23
10. Allos Therapeutics Reports Results for Phase 3 Enrich Study of Efaproxyn in Women With Brain Metastases Originating From Breast Cancer
11. Trophos Publishes ALS Article in Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 The vast ... an outpatient dialysis facility.  Treatments are usually 3 times ... hours per visit, including travel time, equipment preparation and ... patient, but especially grueling for patients who are elderly ... a skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers for some duration ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016  Experian Health, the healthcare industry ... patient payment and care experience, today announced ... and services that will enhance the breadth ... These award-winning solutions will enable healthcare professionals ... in an ever-changing environment and redefine front-office ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016  The National Pharmaceutical Council (NPC) ... health policy research organization as its newest member.  ... senior vice president and chief scientific officer, Mallinckrodt ... the NPC Board of Directors. ... has joined us in support of our efforts ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... The Pulmonary Hypertension Association ... it will receive two significant new grants to support its work to advance ... 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals and scientists for their work in ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Comfort Keepers® of San Diego, ... and the Road To Recovery® program to drive cancer patients to and from their ... to ensure the highest quality of life and ongoing independence. Getting to and ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 2016 , ... EB Medicine presented its first-ever “Issue of ... in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. The awards honor the outstanding work of leading ... and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice. , “With this award, we recognize the efforts ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Strategic ... Frederick area economy by obtaining investment capital for emerging technology companies. SCP ... that have already resulted in more than a million dollars of capital investment ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Today, MTI-GlobalStem, a ... cells and other difficult to transfect cells, announces its launch of the PluriQ™ ... Gene Editing System is a complete system for culturing and transfecting human ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):