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2009-12-07 07:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambit Biosciences Corporation announced today the presentation of two posters presenting the results of preclinical studies evaluating AC220 at the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) in New Orleans. AC220, Ambit's lead product candidate, is a novel, orally available, small molecule that was expressly optimized as a FMS-like tyrosine kinase-3 (FLT3) inhibitor for the treatment of AML. Ambit has completed enrollment of patients...

2009-12-07 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that interim safety and efficacy data from its Phase 2 multicenter, randomized, open-label clinical trial of CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection versus conventional cytarabine and daunorubicin therapy ("7+3") in patients 60-75 years of age with untreated acute myeloid leukemia (AML) were presented at the 51st American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana (ASH...

2009-10-12 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that it has completed enrollment in its Phase 2 multicenter, randomized, open-label clinical trial of CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection versus conventional cytarabine and daunorubicin therapy ("7+3") in patients 60-75 years of age with untreated acute myeloid leukemia (AML). The target enrollment of 120 patients was reached in less than 11 months, nearly 3 months faster than anticipated....

2009-09-23 07:16:47

Obesity is an important factor contributing to chemotherapy resistance and increasing relapse rates among children with leukemia, according to recent findings published online first in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. Obesity is associated with increased incidence and mortality of many types of cancer. Leukemia is the most common cancer in children, affecting more than 2,000 children each year in the United States alone, according to background...

2009-09-03 14:42:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that Scott Jackson, chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the Thomas Weisel Partners 2009 Healthcare Conference in Boston. Mr. Jackson will provide a corporate overview and an update on the company's progress with two ongoing Phase 2 clinical trials of CPX-351 in newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients and first-relapse AML patients. The presentation will be given on Thursday,...

2009-06-08 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that new clinical and preclinical data demonstrating the extended therapeutic bioavailability and tumor cell selectivity of CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection in leukemia were presented at the 14th Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA) in Berlin, Germany, June 4-7, 2009 (Abstracts 1398 and 383). "These findings underscore the potential pharmacological and pharmacokinetic...

2009-05-13 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that Scott Jackson, chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the 2009 BIO International Convention in Atlanta. Mr. Jackson will provide a corporate overview and an update on the company's progress with two ongoing Phase 2 clinical trials of CPX-351 in newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients and first-relapse AML patients. The presentation will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 3:40pm...

2009-04-22 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that new data from animal studies of CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection in consolidation treatment for leukemia and of CPX-1 (Irinotecan HCl:Floxuridine) Liposome Injection in combination with biological agents for the treatment of colorectal cancer were presented at the 100th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) in Denver, Colorado (Abstracts 4568 and 4578)....

2009-03-26 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that Scott Jackson, chief executive officer, has accepted an invitation to present at the Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry conference in New York. Mr. Jackson will provide a corporate overview and an update on the company's progress with two ongoing Phase 2 clinical trials of CPX-351 in newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients and first-relapse AML patients. The presentation will take place on...

2009-03-10 07:00:00

The study is supported by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society(R) PRINCETON, N.J., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that the first patient has been treated in its Phase 2 multicenter, randomized, open-label clinical trial of CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection versus intensive salvage therapy in adult patients (up to 60 years old) with acute myeloid leukemia in first relapse. As previously announced, the study is being supported through a...


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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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