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2011-05-18 17:15:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) today announced that a clinical abstract on our Btk inhibitor, PCI-32765, has been selected for an oral presentation at the 47th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), June 3-7, 2011 in Chicago, IL. Additionally, two clinical abstracts on PCI-32765 have been selected for oral presentations at the 11th International Conference on Malignant Lymphoma (ICML) in Lugano, Switzerland,...

2011-05-18 07:31:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced the presentation of several studies evaluating carfilzomib, a selective, next-generation proteasome inhibitor, and ONX 0912, an oral proteasome inhibitor, in hematological cancers at the 47th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, June 3-7, 2011 in Chicago, IL. "The data that will be presented at ASCO continue to support carfilzomib's potential as a new...

2011-05-06 15:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time (10:30 a.m. Pacific Time). Interested parties may access a live webcast of the presentation on our website at: http://www.onyx-pharm.com/investors/event-calendar It is recommended that listeners log on 15 minutes early in order to register...

2011-05-04 15:12:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCYC) today reported recent developments and financial results for its fiscal third quarter that ended March 31, 2011. Recent Developments & Highlights -------------------------------- Broad Clinical Development Progress for Btk Inhibitor PCI- -- 32765 in B-cell Malignancies Based upon encouraging data from a Phase I study, Pharmacyclics has initiated...

2011-04-28 07:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced the presentation of several studies evaluating carfilzomib, a selective, next-generation proteasome inhibitor, at the 13th International Myeloma Workshop (IMW), May 3-6, 2011, in Paris, France. "The data we are accumulating for carfilzomib continues to support its potential as an important new treatment option for patients with multiple myeloma. Data from several studies...

2011-04-21 15:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will host a webcast and teleconference with management to discuss first quarter 2011 financial results, as well as provide a general business overview on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (5:00 a.m. Pacific Time; 2:00 p.m. Central European Time). Financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011 will be released earlier that day. Interested parties...

2011-04-04 00:30:00

SEATTLE, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. ("CTI") (NASDAQ and MTA: CTIC) announced today that the April 2011 edition of the peer reviewed journal, Leukemia & Lymphoma (April 2011; 52(4): 620-628) published results of a phase I/II clinical trial evaluating the effect of cyclophosphamide, pixantrone, vincristine, and prednisone ("CPOP") in treating patients with aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma ("NHL") who relapsed following initial therapy with cyclophosphamide,...

2011-03-28 21:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced its plans to expand the Phase 3 European clinical trial FOCUS, which is evaluating the efficacy and tolerability of carfilzomib, a selective next-generation proteasome inhibitor. The FOCUS trial is designed to support the registrational filing with the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in patients with relapsed and refractory myeloma. The FOCUS (CarFilzOmib for AdvanCed Refractory...

2011-03-25 08:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mersana Therapeutics today announced the initiation of a Phase 1b extension study with its lead cancer product, XMT-1001, a novel DNA topoisomerase I inhibitor based on the company's Fleximer® polymer conjugate platform, in second-line gastric cancer and second-/third-line non-small cell lung cancer. The study will be carried out in 10 clinical centers in the US. The Phase 1b follows the successful completion of a...

2011-03-21 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Marshall Edwards, Inc.(Nasdaq: MSHL), an oncology company focused on the clinical development of novel therapeutics targeting cancer metabolism, announced today the publication of results from a Phase II clinical trial of intravenous Phenoxodiol in combination with cisplatin in women with platinum-resistant ovarian cancer. The publication is now available on the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer website and scheduled to print in the...


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