Cantex News

Cantex Pharmaceuticals and Michigan Medicine announced today the initiation of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter, Phase 3 pivotal clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Cantex’s azeliragon in decreasing the incidence of acute kidney injury and other life-threatening complications in patients hospitalized for COVID-19....

Cantex Pharmaceuticals announced the publication in the peer-reviewed journal, npj Breast Cancer, reporting results from in vitro and in vivo models for triple-negative breast cancer showing suppression of metastasis and tumor progression by RAGE inhibition. Cantex’s azeliragon is a RAGE inhibitor that is orally administered and taken once daily....

Cantex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that it will present at the MedInvest Oncology Investor Conference being held June 21-22, 2023, in Boston, MA. Stephen G. Marcus, M.D. Cantex’s Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview to strategics/big Pharma, VCs, family offices, hedge funds, and government/non-profit grantmakers....

Cantex’s azeliragon is an orally administered inhibitor of the receptor for advanced glycation end products (known as RAGE). Excessive activation of RAGE has been strongly implicated in life-threatening complications of COVID-19 infection, including lung and kidney failure. A protein produced by the immune system, known as “suPAR”, at high levels...

Cantex Pharmaceuticals and Baptist Health Miami Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health Cancer Care, the largest cancer program in South Florida, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a “Study May Proceed” letter for the Miami Cancer Institute’s investigator initiated clinical trial to assess the...