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CNS Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: CNSP) Advances Brain Cancer Drug Candidate and Sponsors Annual SNO Conference

  • Biotechnology developer CNS Pharmaceuticals is preparing, with its partner WPD Pharmaceuticals, a global set of Phase 2 trials for its drug candidate Berubicin, which has shown promise in combating the effectively fatal glioblastoma multiforme (“GBM”) brain cancer
  • Since another company conducted Phase 1 safety trials for Berubicin 14 years ago, one patient has survived cancer-free while two others saw reductions in tumor size of up to 80 percent
  • The Phase 2 trials will build on the Phase 1 results, conducting targeted testing that offers side-by-side comparison between Berubicin and chemotherapy drug lomustine in real time beginning next year
  • The company is also preparing with WPD to conduct the first Phase I trials of Berubicin in children in Europe
  • CNS Pharmaceuticals officers recently participated virtually in the annual Society for Neuro-Oncology (“SNO”) Scientific Meeting and Education Day to promote their work and discuss the progress of clinical trials

While the world’s attention remains occupied with developments related to the global coronavirus pandemic that has infected about 60 million people and claimed the life of nearly 1.5 million of them (, a dedicated group of researchers continues to pursue breakthroughs on the nearly always fatal glioblastoma multiforme (“GBM”) type of brain cancer. Recently, the Society for Neuro-Oncology (“SNO”) held its 25th Annual Scientific Meeting and Education Day to spotlight the efforts of over 2,600 researchers and clinician scientists from more than 40 countries in researching and treating GBM and similar brain cancers (

CNS Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: CNSP) appeared at the virtual conference through a joint sponsorship with WPD Pharmaceuticals, staffing a booth in the virtual exhibit hall while Dr. Patrick Wen, a member of CNS’s Science Advisory Board, participated in a panel discussion on clinical trials during the plenary session Nov. 20, and in online poster presentations throughout the…

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