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MM-398 put on Fast Track for pancreatic cancer

November 21, 2014 2:56 AM UTC

PharmEngine Inc. (GreTai:4162) and partner Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) said FDA granted Fast Track designation to their MM-398 to treat metastatic pancreatic cancer in patients previously treated with gemcitabine. Merrimack plans to begin a rolling NDA submission by year end.

Merrimack has exclusive, worldwide rights to the nanoparticle liposome formulation of irinotecan from PharmaEngine outside of Taiwan, where PharmaEngine retains rights. ...