ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EntreMed, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENMD) a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases, announced today that Thomas H. Bliss, Jr., EntreMed's Senior Vice President, Corporate and Business Development, will present a Company overview at the 16th Annual BioPartnering Europe Conference, which is being held October 12-14, 2008 in London, United Kingdom. Mr. Bliss' presentation is scheduled for Monday, October 13, 2008 at 12:15 p.m. (local time).
Mr. Bliss will provide an overview of the Company's clinical-stage programs, with particular emphasis on ENMD-2076 and 2ME2 for rheumatoid arthritis. ENMD-2076, an orally-active, Aurora/angiogenesis inhibitor for the treatment of cancer, is in a multi-center Phase 1b dose-escalation study in patients with solid tumors. Panzem(R) (2ME2), an orally-active small molecule angiogenesis inhibitor with disease modifying properties for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), has completed a Phase 1 clinical trial in healthy volunteers. EntreMed is actively marketing ENMD-2076 and 2ME2 for RA to prospective pharmaceutical and biotech company partners as a means to accelerate the development and commercialization of these novel drug candidates.
Mr. Bliss's presentation will not be web cast; however, a copy of his presentation will be available through the Company's web site at http://www.entremed.com.
EntreMed, Inc. is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical compa
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