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CytRx Corporation (CYTR)

$ 3.09
0.25 (+8.80%)

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Mr. Steven Kriegsman
Healthcare
Biotechnology
Nasdaq Capital Market

CytRx Corp. is a biopharmaceutical research and development company, which engages in the discovery, research, and clinical development of novel anti-cancer drug candidates. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles, California and currently employs 6 full-time employees. The firm is focused on the clinical development of aldoxorubicin, its modified version of the chemotherapeutic agent, doxorubicin. The company is engaged in Phase III trials for aldoxorubicin as a therapy for patients with soft tissue sarcoma (STS) whose tumors have progressed after treatment with chemotherapy. The company is also involved in evaluating aldoxorubicin in a Phase IIb clinical trial in small cell lung cancer; a Phase II clinical trial in human immunodeficiency virus-related Kaposi's sarcoma; a Phase II clinical trial in patients with late-stage glioblastoma (brain cancer); a Phase Ib trial in combination with ifosfamide in patients with STS, and a Phase Ib trial in combination with gemcitabine in subjects with metastatic solid tumors. The company is engaged in the pre-clinical development for DK049, an anti-cancer drug conjugate that utilizes its Linker Activated Drug Release (LADR) technology.