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Date:12/22/2009

and breast cancer. Although they are sufficiently effective to be used as first-line (initial) treatment, they cause cumulative heart damage that may result in congestive heart failure many years later. As a result, there is a lifetime limit of anthracycline doses and most patients who previously have been treated with an anthracycline are not able to receive further anthracycline treatment if their disease returns. Pixantrone also can be administered through a peripheral vein rather than a central implanted catheter as required for other drugs in this class.

The PIX 301 EXTEND phase III clinical trial in relapsed or refractory aggressive NHL was a single-agent trial of pixantrone in patients who received two or more prior therapies and who were sensitive to treatment with anthracyclines. The results of the trial showed that patients randomized to treatment with pixantrone achieved a significantly higher rate of confirmed and unconfirmed complete response, had a significantly increased overall response rate and experience a significant improvement in median progression free survival compared to patients treated with standard chemotherapy. The most common (incidence greater than or equal to 10%) grade 3-4 adverse events reported for pixantrone-treated subjects across the studies were neutropenia and leucopenia.

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