MEI Pharma

MEI Pharma adds David Urso as senior VP of Corporate Development, General Counsel

Friday, April 11, 2014

MEI Pharma, an oncology company focused on the clinical development of novel therapies for cancer, has appointed David Urso senior vice president of Corporate Development and General Counsel. Urso joins MEI Pharma with more than two decades of experience in the life science industry, most recently as chief operating officer and general counsel at Tioga Pharmaceuticals, a company he co-founded in 2005 as a principal at Forward Ventures.

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MEI Pharma to acquire S*BIO’s Pracinostat

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

MEI Pharma, a San Diego-based oncology company, has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement with S*BIO, a privately held biotech in Singapore, to acquire S*BIO’s exclusive worldwide rights to Pracinostat, an investigational, potential best-in-class, oral histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitor.

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