Telik Announces Telintra Clinical Presentations at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology
PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Telik, Inc. (Nasdaq: TELK) announced today two clinical presentations at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology in San Diego, California. Details of the presentations are as follows:
- Phase 1 Dose-Ranging Study of Oral Ezatiostat Hydrochloride (Telintra®, TLK199) in Combination with Lenalidomide (Revlimid®) in Patients with Non-Deletion(5q) Low to Intermediate-1 Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS); Azra Raza, MD; Naomi Galili, PhD; Deborah Mulford, MD; Scott E. Smith, MD, PhD, FACP; Gail Brown, MD; Lisa Meng, PhD; David P. Steensma, MD; Roger M Lyons, MD; Ralph Boccia, MD; Mikkael A. Sekeres, MD, MS; Guillermo Garcia-Manero, MD; and Ruben A. Mesa, MD
- Abstract #2778 – Myelodysplastic Syndromes: Poster II; Sunday, December 11, 2011, 6:00 PM -8:00 PM; San Diego Convention Center, Hall GH
- Gene Expression Studies May Identify Lower Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome Patients Likely to Respond to Therapy with Ezatiostat Hydrochloride (TLK199); Naomi Galili, Ph.D.; Pablo Tamayo, PhD; Olga B Botvinnik; Jill P Mesirov, PhD; Jennifer Zikria, MD; Gail Brown, MD and Azra Raza, MD
- Abstract #2779 – Myelodysplastic Syndromes: Poster II; Sunday, December 11, 2011, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; San Diego Convention Center, Hall GH
Telik, Inc. of Palo Alto, CA, is a clinical stage drug development company focused on discovering and developing small molecule drugs to treat cancer. The company's most advanced drug candidate is Telintra®, a modified glutathione analog intended for the treatment of hematologic malignancies including myelodysplastic syndrome; followed by Telcyta®, a cancer activated prodrug for the treatment of a variety of cancers. Telik's product candidates were discovered using its proprietary drug discovery technology, TRAP®, which enables the rapid and efficient discovery of small molecule drug candidates.
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