SPOTLIGHT: Hollis-Eden skyrockets on preclinical cancer data


At the 2007 ASCO Breast Cancer Symposium, Hollis-Eden reported impressive data for HE3235, a preclinical candidate for breast cancer. HE3235 significantly inhibited the incidence of new tumors and stopped the growth of existing tumors in a preclinical model of breast cancer. The company's stock shot up 30 percent on the news. Last week, Hollis-Eden was featured in FierceBiotech's weekly series on emerging drug developers. Release

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