New PROVENGE® (sipuleucel-T) Data To Be Presented At 2013 American Society Of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Genitourinary Cancers Symposium

February 13, 2013--Dendreon Corporation (NASDAQ: DNDN) today announced that results from several ongoing or completed studies investigating the utility of PROVENGE ® (sipuleucel-T) in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer, including studies that may lead to new treatment approaches, as well as the investigational immunotherapy DN24-02 in patients with surgically-resected urothelial cancer, will be presented at the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Genitourinary Cancers Symposium in Orlando, Florida, from February 14-16, 2013.

“This year’s ASCO GU meeting is important for Dendreon because of the wide range of studies being presented that help us better understand PROVENGE,” said Mark Frohlich, M.D., executive vice president of research and development and chief medical officer at Dendreon. “The studies that inform us about the potential use of PROVENGE in combination or sequenced with other advanced prostate cancer treatments are encouraging, and we look forward to additional data from these studies.”

Data presented include and can be accessed via the following links:

“These preliminary PROVENGE data are promising for the treatment of metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer," said Eric Small, M.D., Chief of the Division of Hematology and Oncology, and Deputy Director, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. “The medical community is particularly excited about the studies investigating the potential for treatment with PROVENGE and other currently approved treatments for advanced prostate cancer, which may provide us with new therapeutic approaches to help men fight this disease in the future.”

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