At 'Threshold,' Ziopharm's Bid In Sarcoma Fails; Refocus Due

Osborne, Randy
March 2013
BioWorld Today;3/27/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 58, p1
The article reports that Ziopharm Oncology Incorporated's Phase III trial with the alkylating agent palifosfamide for first-line, metastatic soft tissue sarcoma failed to meet the primary endpoint of progression-free survival (PFS) but the company will continue to follow the overall survival (OS) rates of patients. According to the author, palifosfamide is still in a Phase III trial called MATISSE for first-line metastatic small-cell lung cancer.


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