Pharmion Purchases Cabrellis, US Developer of Amrubicin

December 1, 2006

Pharmion Corporation has acquired Cabrellis Pharmaceuticals and gained US and European rights to amrubicin, a third-generation synthetic anthracycline currently in phase II trials for small-cell lung cancer in North America and Europe.

BOULDER, Colorado—Pharmion Corporation has acquired Cabrellis Pharmaceuticals and gained US and European rights to amrubicin, a third-generation synthetic anthracycline currently in phase II trials for small-cell lung cancer in North America and Europe.