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February 3rd, 2006

Calando to Jointly Develop RNAi Therapeutics

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Arrowhead Research Corporation (Nasdaq:ARWR) announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary Calando Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) have established a collaborative development program to develop RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics to fight a form of childhood cancer. Calando's self-assembling RNAi therapeutic nanoparticle contains linear cyclodextrin (a form of sugar), an siRNA and a targeting molecule.

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