Bioscience

TGen partner, PBS-Bio, makes first breakthrough drug analysis

June 18, 2010

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: TGen] – Predictive Biomarker Sciences Inc. (PBS-Bio) has completed its first drug analysis, enabling Canadian biotech company PharmaGap Inc. to significantly advance a potentially significant anti-cancer medication.

PharmaGap is an early-stage biotech company based in Ottawa, Ontario developing novel peptide compounds for cancer. Its lead compound, GAP-107B8, exhibits potent cytotoxic characteristics against cancer cells and has recently completed screening at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Md., and was the subject of a data poster by researchers at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute at the recent American Association for Cancer Research meeting in Washington, D.C.

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