NEW YORK, May 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:STML), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel oncology therapeutics, announced today that clinical data from SL-801 and SL-701 trials have been selected for poster presentations at the upcoming 54th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), to be held from June 1-5, 2018, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Abstracts are now available on the ASCO conference website.
Details on the presentations are as follows:
Phase 2 Trial of SL-701 in Relapsed/Refractory Glioblastoma (GBM): Correlation of Immune Response with Longer-Term Survival
- Abstract: 2058
- Session: Central Nervous System Tumors
- Presenter: David Peereboom, MD; Cleveland Clinic
- Date: Saturday, June 2, 2018
- Time: 1:15 – 4:45 PM CT
Interim Results from A Phase 1 Trial Of SL-801, A Novel XPO-1 Inhibitor, in Patients with Advanced Solid Tumors
- Abstract: 2560
- Session: Developmental Therapeutics—Clinical Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
- Presenter: Judy Wang, MD; Florida Cancer Specialists and Research Institute
- Date: Monday, June 4, 2018
- Time: 8:00 – 11:30 AM CT
Please visit the BPDCN disease awareness booth (#4125) at ASCO 2018 and www.bpdcninfo.com.
About Stemline Therapeutics
Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel oncology therapeutics. Stemline is developing three clinical stage product candidates, SL-401, SL-801, and SL-701. SL-401 is a targeted therapy directed to the interleukin-3 receptor (CD123) present on a range of malignancies. SL-401 has completed a pivotal trial in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN), for which it was granted breakthrough therapy designation (BTD). The pivotal trial met its primary endpoint, and a rolling Biologics License Application (BLA) submission has been initiated. SL-401 is also being evaluated in clinical trials in additional indications including chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML), myelofibrosis (MF), acute myeloid leukemia (AML), and myeloma. SL-801 is a novel oral small molecule reversible inhibitor of XPO1 that is currently in a Phase 1 trial of patients with advanced solid tumors; dose escalation is ongoing. SL-701, an immunotherapeutic, has completed a Phase 2 trial in patients with second-line glioblastoma; data and next steps for the program are being evaluated.
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