Tag Archive: immune system

Feb 15 2011

Early Oncology Partnering Forum

From 21-22 February 2011, Cato Research will be attending the Early Oncology Partnering Forum held in San Francisco, CA.  This conference facilitates and encourages discussion and collaborations between companies that are developing innovative products with more established companies as partners. The conference will begin with a Partnering Perspective Presentation.  Representatives from Amgen, Eli Lilly, and …

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Jun 30 2010

Cato at the 12th World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer

Cato Research will be attending the European Society for Medical Oncology‘s (ESMO)  12th World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer in Barcelona, Spain from 30 June to 03 July 2010.  ESMO is the leading European professional organization representing medical oncologists.  The conference will focus on personalized therapy, multidisciplinary management and unraveling molecular mechanisms related to malignancies affecting …

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Jun 29 2010

Cato at the Cancer Vaccines Meeting

This week, Cato Research is attending the Cancer Vaccines meeting in Cambridge, MA on 29 and 30 June.  The conference is the first meeting dedicated to progressing cancer vaccines to market and will feature 21 of the world’s leading experts in oncology and cancer vaccines.  The cutting-edge agenda addresses the key developmental challenges in order …

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May 12 2010

Approval of Therapeutic Cancer Vaccines

Last month, Dendreon was granted approval for Provenge®, the first cell based cancer vaccine for treatment of asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic metastatic castrate resistant (hormone refractory) prostate cancer.  Provenge is the first cancer treatment that utilizes the strength of the patient’s own immune system to fight tumors.  This approval could mark the beginning of a …

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