Pharmaxis drug to be focus of new brain cancer study with grant from Charlie Teo Foundation

4th May 21

Release Date: 04/05/2021 1:30pm

Pharmaxis Ltd's (ASX:PXS) (FRA:UUD) CEO Gary Phillips tells Proactive's Andrew Scott its drug PXS-5505 will be the focus of a new study, funded by a grant from the Charlie Teo Foundation, looking at an aggressive and deadly form of brain cancer. The drug, which has commenced a phase 1/2a clinical trial for the rare bone marrow cancer myelofibrosis, will now enter pre-clinical efficacy testing for glioblastoma (GBM), the most common form of brain cancer with an average survival of only 15 months from diagnosis.

Watch the interview here.

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