Nuvelo Announces Alfimeprase SONOMA-2 Catheter Occlusion DataPresentation Webcast and Conference Call
SAN CARLOS, Calif., December 03, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nuvelo, Inc. today announced that it will hold a webcast and conference call to discuss results of the Phase 3 SONOMA-2 (Speedy Opening of Non-functional and Occluded catheters with Mini-dose Alfimeprase- 2) clinical trial presented at the upcoming American Society of Hematology (ASH) 49th Annual Meeting. The webcast will take place on Monday, December 10, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (1:30 p.m. Pacific Time).
Nuvelo, Inc. is dedicated to improving the lives of patients through the discovery, development and commercialization of novel drugs for acute cardiovascular disease, cancer and other debilitating medical conditions. Nuvelo's development pipeline includes alfimeprase, a direct acting fibrinolytic in Phase 2 clinical development for the treatment of thrombotic- related disorders including acute ischemic stroke and catheter occlusion; and preclinical candidates NU206 for the potential treatment of chemotherapy/radiation therapy-induced mucositis and inflammatory bowel disease and NU172, a direct thrombin inhibitor for use as a potential short- acting anticoagulant during medical or surgical procedures. In addition, Nuvelo expects to continue its research programs in leukemia therapeutic antibodies and Wnt signaling pathway therapeutics to further expand its pipeline and create additional partnering and licensing opportunities.
Posted: December 2007