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Jussi Halleen - CEO, Pharmatest Services

Pharmatest Services Ltd participates CIBD in Rotterdam

Pharmatest Services Ltd attends Cancer-Induced Bone Disease (CIBD) meeting held in parallel with the ECTS-IBMS meeting in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, on April 25 – 28. Pharmatest has three scientific presentations in the event.

Pharmatest Services Ltd (Pharmatest) is a contract research organization that offers preclinical efficacy services for the pharmaceutical industry in the fields of oncology and skeletal diseases. CIBD represents a major clinical problem with bone metastases developing in 80% of advanced breast and prostate cancer patients, leading to significant morbidity.

Pharmatest attends CIBD meeting with the following three scientific presentations:

Poster #115: “Establishment of patient-derived prostate cancer models for drug development and personalized medicine studying fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR) inhibitors as investigational drugs” (in collaboration with University of Turku and Turku University Hospital)

Poster #121: “Validation of in vitro cell viability and apoptosis assays for identifying compounds that affect human multiple myeloma and plasma cell leukemia.” (in collaboration with Bayer Pharma AG)

Poster #139: “Radium-223 dichloride exhibits dual mode-of-action inhibiting both tumor and tumor-induced bone growth in two osteoblastic prostate cancer models.” (in collaboration with Bayer Pharma AG)

If you would like to meet our representatives during the meeting, click here.