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Company Overview of Novacea, Inc.

Company Overview

As of January 30, 2009, Novacea, Inc. was acquired by Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc., in a reverse merger transaction. Novacea, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on in-licensing, developing, and commercializing therapies for the treatment of cancer. The company’s product candidates include Asentar, which is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of androgen-independent prostate cancer and in Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of advanced pancreatic cancer; and AQ4N, a hypoxia-activated prodrug in Phase Ib/IIa clinical trial for the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme. It has license and collaboration agreements with Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Oregon Health & Scie...

400 Oyster Point Boulevard

Suite 200

South San Francisco, CA 94080

United States

Founded in 2001

9 Employees





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