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Jussi Halleen - CEO, Pharmatest Services

MARCH 11, 2019

Pharmatest attends AACR Annual Meeting in Atlanta

Pharmatest Services attends Annual Meeting of American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA on March 30 – April 3, 2019. Pharmatest attends the event with a booth (#4730) and is presenting 8 scientific presentations.

Pharmatest Services (Pharmatest) is a contract research organization that offers preclinical efficacy services for the pharmaceutical industry in the fields of oncology and skeletal diseases. The Annual Meeting of AACR is the leading scientific event in the field of cancer research globally.

This year in AACR Pharmatest presents the following 8 scientific presentations:

  • Poster ID 2007: Validation of a preclinical model for bone metastatic triple negative breast cancer. Poster presentation on Monday April 1 at 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM by Justyna Zdrojewska, section 7, poster board 15. (Collaboration with Polyphor Ltd, Allschwil, Switzerland)
  • Poster ID 2161:  In vitro osteoblast assays for studying the effects of cancer therapeutics on bone biology. Poster presentation on Monday April 1 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM by Jenni Mäki-Jouppila, section 13, poster board 12.
  • Poster ID 2814: Systemic and local syngeneic bone metastasis models for immuno-oncology drug development. Poster presentation Tuesday April 2 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM by Tiina Kähkönen, section 3, poster board 30. (Collaboration with Bayer AG, Berlin, Germany)
  • Poster ID 3936: Efficacy of single agent radium-223 in the syngeneic MBT-2 bladder cancer bone growth model in mice. Poster presentation on Tuesday April 2 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM by Tiina Kähkönen, section 15, poster board 17. (Collaboration with Aurexel Life Sciences Ltd., Askainen, Finland; Vincit Oy, Turku, Finland and Bayer AG, Berlin, Germany)
  • Poster ID 4588: Characterization of anti-CTLA-4 effects on tumor growth and immune microenvironment in a syngeneic CT26.WT colon carcinoma mouse model. Poster presentation on Wednesday April 3 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM by Jenni Mäki-Jouppila, section 4, poster board 12. (Collaboration with OracleBio, North Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK and BioSiteHisto, Tampere, Finland)
  • Poster ID 4614: Establishment of a HER2 positive breast cancer bone metastasis model for validation of novel therapies. Poster presentation on Wednesday April 3 at 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM by Tiina Kähkönen, section 6, poster board 9. (Collaboration with Bayer AS, Oslo, Norway)
  • Poster ID 4616: Establishment of a metastatic orthotopic model of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) for drug development. Poster presentation on Wednesday April 3 at 8:00 AM - 12:00 by Justyna Zdrojewska, section 6, poster board 11. (Collaboration with Pharmaxis, New South Wales, Australia)
  • Poster ID 4850: The relevance of using proper preclinical models when developing therapeutics for localized or bone metastatic prostate cancer. Poster presentation on Wednesday April 3 at 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM by Jenni Bernoulli, section 15, poster board 8.

Pharmatest welcomes everyone to visit our posters and booth #4730 in AACR. If you would like to meet our representatives during the event, contact us here.