New York, NY -- (ReleaseWire) -- 04/22/2013 --Astex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTX) announced that SGI-110 was featured in an oral presentation on Tuesday, April 9 at the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) in Washington, DC.
Researchers from Indiana University presented data from preclinical models supporting the ovarian cancer epigenetic chemosensitization effect of SGI-110. In established ovarian cancer xenograft models, SGI-110 in combination with platinum significantly delayed tumor growth compared to platinum alone.
The researchers also showed that SGI-110 induced demethylation and increased expression of several tumor suppressor and tumor differentiation genes. In addition, SGI-110 slowed the repair of platinum DNA damage.
SGI-110 is a novel small molecule, DNA-hypomethylating agent administered as a single low volume subcutaneous injection.
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Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) traded at $ 6.36 in the last session, which is +0.24 (3.92%). The stock has a Range of 6.16 - 6.39. The stock has a 52 week low and high of 2.60 - 14.93 respectively. The stock has a Market Cap of 4.19B. The stock traded a volume of 8.79M. The stock has a 30 day average volume of 13.74M.
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