Cyclacel Cutting 28 Staffers, Will Focus on Sapacitabine

Moran, Nuala
September 2008
BioWorld International;9/24/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 39, p1
The article reports on the decision of Cyclacel Inc. to reduce its British research and development operations and close its facility in Cambridge as part of a restructuring effort. A total of 28 staff members will leave the company, with 17 in the research base. President Spiro Rombotis says the decision to restructure was a difficult one but added the move would streamline effort and speed the development of the clinical portfolio. The company is also extending the Phase II study in acute myeloid leukemia.


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