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September 7th, 2010

Cerulean Pharma Makes Progress in Attacking the Big C with Tiny Drugs

Abstract:
Cerulean Pharma has made lots of progress since its early days in 2007 when I first visited the biotech startup, then called Tempo Pharmaceuticals, and company chairman Alan Crane broke out his laptop to show me an animation of the newly hatched firm's nanoparticle drugs congregating inside tumors and killing them.

The Cambridge, MA-based startup, which has raised $37 million, is now working on building clinical-trial evidence that its lead nanoparticle drug can kill tumor cells for real.

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