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2014-09-09 08:31:00

- Adds GLP and cGMP Capabilities to Kinex Platform NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinex Pharmaceuticals Inc. today announced that it has completed the acquisition of QuaDPharma, LLC., a Western New York based privately-held company specializing in pharmaceutical manufacturing, analytical and support services to the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. "Over the past two years, Kinex has substantially increased...

2014-07-01 08:30:48

BUFFALO, N.Y., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinex Pharmaceuticals announced today that Dr. Jean-Pierre Sommadossi has elected to step down from the Board of Directors of Kinex but will continue to support the company as a Senior Advisor to the CEO. After an extensive search, the Board has appointed Michael P. Murphy to the Board of Directors to fill the Board seat vacated by Dr. Sommadossi. Mr. Murphy is a Senior Partner in DLA Piper (one of the world's preeminent law firms and the...

2014-05-05 08:29:54

BUFFALO, N.Y., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has allowed its Investigational New Drug (IND) application for Oratecan, an oral form of an approved anti-cancer drug irinotecan with enhanced oral absorption. This is the Company's second IND to be allowed in the past 10 months that uses the Orascovery technology platform for oral delivery of anti-cancer drugs. In July 2013, the US FDA...

2014-03-04 12:26:47

BUFFALO, N.Y. and HONG KONG, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinex Pharmaceuticals announced today the successful completion of an oversubscribed USD $40 million private placement of equity which was completed on February 28, 2014. Proceeds from this round, coupled with cash on hand, will be used to fund the completion of the commercialization of its oral form of paclitaxel (Oraxol) and irinotecan (Oratecan) in select markets outside of the United States. In addition, the proceeds will...

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