CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MACK) today announced that Phase 1 data evaluating safety of the novel agent MM-302 in patients with advanced HER2-positive breast cancer will be presented at the 2013 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS), December 10-14, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.
- Assessment of Safety and Activity in an Expanded Phase 1 Study of MM-302, a HER2-targeted Liposomal Doxorubicin, in Patients with Advanced HER2-positive (HER2+) Breast Cancer (Abstract #P4-12-29)
Poster Session 4: HER2-Targeted Therapy Friday, December 13, 2013 7:30 – 9 a.m. CT, Exhibit Halls A-B
- Basal and Ligand-Induced Receptor Profiles Cluster Cell Lines into Subtypes and Predict Drug Response in a Panel of Breast Cancer Lines (Abstract #P6-05-01)
Poster Session 6: Tumor Cell and Molecular Biology – Biomarkers Saturday, December 14, 2013 7:30 – 9 a.m. CT, Exhibit Hall CAbout Merrimack Merrimack is a biopharmaceutical company discovering, developing and preparing to commercialize innovative medicines paired with companion diagnostics for the treatment of cancer. Merrimack applies its systems biology-based approach to biomedical research throughout the research and development process. Merrimack currently has six targeted therapeutic oncology therapeutics in clinical development. For more information, please visit Merrimack's website at www.merrimackpharma.com . Forward-Looking Statement Any statements in this press release about future expectations, plans and prospects for Merrimack constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements. Merrimack anticipates that subsequent events and developments will cause its views to change. However, while Merrimack may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, Merrimack specifically disclaims any obligation to do so.
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