DelMar Pharmaceuticals (DMPI.OB) started 2013 with a revealing corporate update on January 8th. In the update, president and CEO Jeffrey Bacha outlined his goals with an exciting year ahead for the company and its employees. Mr. Bacha focused primarily on the company’s lead product candidate, VAL-083, a small molecule (chemotherapy) agent that DelMar is developing in a dose escalation trial for recurrent glioblastoma multiforme (GBM).
On June 1, more than 25,000 cancer specialists will come together at the 2012 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago. With ASCO hours away, we look at some small biotech companies making headway in cancer treatment.