Endocyte, Inc. Intent to Seek Conditional Marketing Authorization in the European Union for Targeted Therapeutic EC145 and Companion Imaging Diagnostic EC20 for Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer  
4/26/2011 9:45:25 AM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., April 26, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Endocyte, Inc., (Nasdaq:ECYT), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted small molecule drug conjugates (SMDCs) and companion imaging diagnostics for personalized therapy, today announced its plan to prepare two marketing authorization applications to the European Medicines Agency (EMA). These two marketing applications are for the company's lead drug candidate EC145 for the treatment of platinum-resistant ovarian cancer and its companion imaging diagnostic EC20 for patient selection. The filings will be based on the results of the randomized Phase 2 PRECEDENT trial and supported by a Phase 2 single agent EC145 clinical trial.