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2013-07-31 08:29:25

All amounts are in U.S. dollars (unless otherwise noted) QUÉBEC CITY, July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) (the "Company") today announced that the first patient has been recruited and dosed for the Phase 3 ZoptEC (Zoptarelin doxorubicin in Endometrial Cancer) trial in women with endometrial cancer resistant to platinum/taxane-based chemotherapy. "We have reached another important milestone in the final clinical development stage for...

2013-06-03 08:29:46

QUÉBEC CITY, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) (the "Company") today announced that final data for the Phase 1 portion of the ongoing Phase 1/2 trial with its lead oncology compound, zoptarelin doxorubicin (AEZS-108), demonstrated the compound's promising anti-tumor activity in heavily pre-treated men with castration- and taxane-resistant prostate cancer. Results were presented earlier today by lead investigator, Jacek...

2013-06-03 08:29:35

Data Support Ongoing Phase 2 Study in Platinum Resistant Ovarian Cancer SEATTLE, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VentiRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in collaboration with the Gynecologic Oncology Group and the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program announced today that positive preclinical and clinical data of VTX-2337 in combination with Doxil(® )(pegylated liposomal doxorubicin) or paclitaxel in women with recurrent ovarian cancer were presented at the American...

2013-02-05 20:21:09

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN) today announced that Zheijang HISUN Pharmaceutical Company (HISUN) does not plan to pursue the exclusive option to license ThermoDox® for the Greater China market. Accordingly, the parties will not enter into the exclusive license agreement, and Celsion will not receive nor will it require any future payment for the option or license, as contemplated in the Exclusive Option Agreement announced on January...

2013-01-31 08:29:54

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN), a leading oncology drug development company, today announced that ThermoDox® in combination with radiofrequency ablation (RFA) did not meet the primary endpoint of the Phase III HEAT Study in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), also known as primary liver cancer. Specifically, Celsion has determined, after conferring with its independent Data Monitoring Committee (DMC) that the HEAT Study...

2013-01-30 16:25:14

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN), a leading oncology drug development company, today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, January 31, 2013 to present the top-line results from its pivotal Phase III HEAT Study with ThermoDox® in combination with radiofrequency ablation (RFA) in patients with intermediate hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) versus those patients receiving...

2012-12-17 04:21:51

SEATTLE, Dec. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced the publication of results from a preclinical study of Pixuvri(TM) (pixantrone) in the The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics providing potential mechanisms for lower cardiotoxicity in patients treated with Pixuvri who received prior doxorubicin therapy. While CHOP-R is considered an effective therapy and is the standard of care in first line treatment of aggressive...

2012-11-27 08:29:17

Research presented at 2012 SABCS examines cardiac safety profile of MM-302, a new HER2-targeted Liposomal Doxorubicin Agent. CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: MACK) today announced that Phase I data evaluating the novel agent MM-302 for the treatment of advanced HER2+ breast cancer and preclinical data on potential imaging and biomarker-based diagnostics will be presented at the 2012 CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer...

2012-10-22 07:29:47

SEATTLE, Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VentiRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today the initiation of a randomized, placebo-controlled, Phase 2 trial evaluating VTX-2337 in combination with Doxil(®) (pegylated liposomal doxorubicin) in patients with recurrent or persistent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer who have failed prior platinum-based chemotherapy. The trial will investigate whether combining VTX-2337 with Doxil(®), a standard second-line...

2012-07-26 02:29:00

QUÉBEC CITY, July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) (the "Company") today announced that preclinical data for the Company's targeted cytotoxic luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LH-RH) analog, AEZS-108 (formerly AN-152), in urinary bladder cancer, have been published in the online edition of Oncotarget. The article outlines AEZS-108's powerful growth inhibition of bladder cancers in nude mice, as well as its safety...