Archive - 2007
23 October 2007 - Press Releases
Karus Scientist presents at key industry conferences
Innovative pharmaceutical company Karus Therapeutics make presentations at two key industry conferences: the CHI „Discovery on Target‟ conference (Boston, MA) and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) conference (San Francisco, CA). In both presentations Professor Graham Packham, one of Karus’s founders, highlighted the progress made with Karus’s synthetic depsipeptide analogues and, in particular, presented in vivo data showing the dramatic improvements that Karus has recently made to the potency, safety and drug-like properties of these compounds.
01 October 2007 - Press Releases
Karus signs co-development agreement with EOS
Innovative pharmaceutical company Karus Therapeutics Ltd has entered a co-development agreement with EOS SpA (Milan, Italy) to discover and develop new anti-cancer drugs based on Karus’s unique therapeutics platform. As part of the collaboration, Karus and EOS aim to develop a new drug through human Phase IIA cancer trials before securing a development and marketing partner.
01 July 2007 - Press Releases
Karus raises £0.82 million investment
Innovative pharmaceutical company Karus Therapeutics Ltd has today announced the closing of a £0.82 million investment, led by the company’s Chairman, Drummond Paris. Investors also included a consortium of high net worth individuals and reference Angels and the IP Venture Fund. The investment will be used to further develop drugs to treat cancer and inflammatory diseases based on Karus’s optimized HDAC inhibitor platform (OS-HDI).