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2009-09-30 11:38:00

TSX Venture: QPT EDMONTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Quest PharmaTech Inc. (TSX-V: QPT) ("Quest" or the "Company"), a pharmaceutical company developing and commercializing products for the treatment of cancer, today announced that it has acquired a pipeline of late-stage immunotherapy product candidates from Paladin Labs Inc. (TSX:PLB) ("Paladin"). The pipeline of product candidates consists of five monoclonal antibodies targeting certain tumor antigens that are presented in a...

2009-09-22 06:00:00

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced the appointment of Jan Fagerberg, M.D., Ph.D., as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer effective November 1, 2009. Dr. Fagerberg is a board-certified clinical oncologist and has more than 20 years of experience in clinical research and development...

2009-09-21 08:14:00

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today presented first interim data from a phase 1 dose-escalation clinical study for BiTE antibody MT110, the first T-cell engaging antibody for the treatment of solid tumors. The interim data(1) were presented at the Multidisciplinary Congress of the European Cancer...

2009-09-17 14:02:00

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast on September 22, 2009 at 7:00 am U.S. Eastern Time to discuss the data from a phase 1 clinical trial with Micromet's anti-EpCAM BiTE antibody MT110, which was presented on September 21, 2009 at the joint 15th...

2009-09-16 11:00:00

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced that its President and CEO, Dr. Christian Itin, will present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference on September 22, 2009 in New York City. A simultaneous webcast of the event will be available on the company's website at www.micromet-inc.com....

2009-09-15 10:00:00

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced that its President and CEO, Dr. Christian Itin, will present at the 16th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference on September 16, 2009 in New York City. A simultaneous webcast of the event will be available on the company's website at...

2009-09-11 05:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 11 -- /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delcath Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: DCTH), a medical technology company testing its proprietary treatment method for primary and metastatic cancers to the liver, announced that the Data and Safety Monitoring Board ("DSMB") reviewed clinical data on 77 patients enrolled in its pivotal Phase III clinical trial and unanimously recommended that the trial continue to enroll patients with the goal of reaching the 92 patients required to complete the...

2009-08-06 06:00:00

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced its financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2009. In the second quarter of 2009, Micromet achieved a number of significant milestones illustrating its continued progress in the clinic and in corporate development. The milestones...

2009-08-03 08:02:00

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced that it has received Orphan Drug Designation from the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) for BiTE antibody blinatumomab (MT103) for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Blinatumomab is a novel therapeutic antibody that activates a patient's T cells to seek out and...

2009-07-30 08:15:00

BETHESDA, Md., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced the pricing of its public offering of 14,000,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $5.00 per share. All of the shares are being offered by Micromet. The gross proceeds to Micromet, before expenses, from the sale of the shares are expected...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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