Kinex Pharmaceuticals announced today that Dr. Jean-Pierre Sommadossi has elected to step down from the Board of Directors of Kinex but will continue to support the company as a Senior Advisor to the CEO. After an extensive search, the Board has appointed Michael P. Murphy to the Board of Directors to fill the Board seat vacated by Dr. Sommadossi.
Hanmi Pharmaceuticals announces a positive study on Oraxol® use in a Phase I/II clinical proof-of-concept study (Study HM-OXL-201) of Oraxol – an oral form of the approved drug paclitaxel, with HM30181, a highly potent and selective, P-glycoprotein inhibitor of the gastro-intestinal tract. Read more>
Kinex Pharmaceuticals announces the addition of two key executives to its clinical leadership team reporting to Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Rudolf Kwan. Douglas Kramer MD joins Kinex as Vice President of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs and Jane Devane has joined Kinex as Director of Clinical Operations. Read more>
Kinex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has allowed its Investigational New Drug (IND) application for Oratecan, an oral form of an approved anti-cancer drug irinotecan with enhanced oral absorption. Read more>
Kinex is pleased to congratulate Dr. Allen Barnett, Kinex Founder and President Emeritus on receiving a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University at Buffalo. Read more>