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GPC Biotech has reported preclinical data on RGB-286638, the company's multi-targeted protein kinase inhibitor, that supported the potential utility of RGB-286638 against some hematological malignancies.
GPC Biotech AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: GPC, NASDAQ: GPCB) today reported that pre-clinical data on RGB-286638, the Company's multi-targeted protein kinase inhibitor, were presented at the 20th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium: Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics in Geneva, Switzerland in a poster entitled, "RGB-286638 is a novel multi-targeted protein kinase inhibitor with activity in chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) models," (Abstract #578).
GPC Biotech has reported that the company has been informed by its partner for satraplatin in Europe that they plan to withdraw the marketing authorization application for satraplatin plus prednisone for the treatment of hormone-refractory prostate cancer patients whose prior chemotherapy has failed.
GPC Biotech has initiated a Phase II study evaluating satraplatin in combination with the steroid, prednisone, in patients with metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer who previously have been treated with docetaxel. The study is being sponsored by the US National Cancer Institute.
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