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ARQ 501 in Subjects With Cancer

2014-08-27 03:54:39 | BioPortfolio

Summary

ARQ 501, an investigational anticancer drug, is intended to selectively kill cancer cells and spare normal cells by restoring and activating cellular checkpoints known to be defective in cancer using the Company's unique biology platform, Activated Checkpoint Therapy™ (ACT).

ARQ 501 has the potential for improved activity and reduced toxicity over other molecular approaches and traditional cancer chemotherapy.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Uncontrolled, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Cancer

Intervention

ARQ 501

Location

Dana Farber/Partners CancerCare Inc
Boston
Massachusetts
United States
02115

Status

Completed

Source

ArQule

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:54:39-0400

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