Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CYCC) Receives $1.9 Million Translational Medicine Grant Award From the UK Biomedical Catalyst to Advance Its CYC065 Targeted Drug for Leukemias  
11/5/2012 9:23:45 AM

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. and DUNDEE, United Kingdom, Nov. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:CYCC) (Nasdaq:CYCCP); ("Cyclacel" or the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company developing oral therapies that target the various phases of cell cycle control for the treatment of cancer and other serious diseases, announced today the award of a grant of approximately £1.2 ($1.9) million from the UK Government's Biomedical Catalyst to complete IND-directed preclinical development of CYC065, its novel, orally available, second generation, cyclin-dependent kinase (CDK) inhibitor.