07:00 , Apr 7, 2011 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Pancreatic cancer: stressed to death

U.S. and EU researchers have shown that the generic malaria drug chloroquine can treat pancreatic cancer by inhibiting autophagy, 1 a process by which cells degrade their own cytosolic components to prolong cell survival. The...
08:00 , Nov 15, 2010 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Axcentua management update

Axcentua Pharmaceuticals AB , Huddinge, Sweden   Business: Cancer   Resigned: Anders Berkenstam as CEO, while remaining a director; he is succeeded by Stefan Rehnmark, formerly CSO  ...
07:00 , Oct 12, 2009 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Axcentua completes venture financing

Axcentua Pharmaceuticals AB , Huddinge, Sweden   Business: Cancer   Date completed: 10/8/09   Type: Venture financing   Raised: Undisclosed   Investors: Individual investors  ...