Bradmer to present at Rodman & Renshaw Healthcare Conference



    TSX: BMR

    TORONTO, Oct. 31 /CNW/ - Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Inc., a
biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization
of cancer therapies, announced today that Dr. Alan M. Ezrin, President and
Chief Executive Officer of the Company, will present at the Acumen BioFin
Rodman & Renshaw 9th Annual Healthcare Conference. Dr. Ezrin will provide an
update on the Company's preparations for the planned Phase III trial for
Neuradiab, a treatment for newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the
most common form of brain cancer. The conference is being held at the New York
Palace Hotel in New York City and Bradmer's presentation is scheduled for
Monday, November 5th at 9:10am ET in the Spellman Room.

    About Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Inc. (www.bradmerpharma.com)

    Bradmer Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the
development and commercialization of new and innovative cancer therapies.
Bradmer's lead clinical candidate, Neuradiab, was developed at Duke University
Medical Center as a proprietary therapy for a particularly aggressive form of
brain cancer, glioblastoma multiforme. To date, over US$60 million in grants
and related support has driven research and development of the licensed
treatment, which has been delivered to over 200 patients with promising
results and has completed Phase II clinical trials at Duke University. Bradmer
is currently in the process of organizing a prospective multi-center clinical
trial of the licensed treatment. Neuradiab has been granted Orphan Drug Status
by both the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the European Medicines
Agency.
    Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s common shares have not been registered
under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act") or any
state regulatory agency in the United States. The resale or transfer by a U.S.
investor of such common shares of Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Inc. is subject to
the requirements of Rule 904 of Regulation S of the Securities Act or such
other applicable exemption thereunder, and other applicable state securities
laws.
    Except for historical information, this press release may contain
forward-looking statements, which reflect the Company's current expectation
regarding future events. These forward-looking statements involve risks and
uncertainties, which may include but are not limited to, changing market
conditions, the successful and timely completion of clinical studies, the
establishment of corporate alliances, the impact of competitive products and
pricing, new product development, uncertainties related to the regulatory
approval process and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's
ongoing quarterly and annual reporting.

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For further information:

For further information: Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Inc., Mr. Brian
Brohman, Chief Business Officer, Phone: (416) 361-6058 (Ext. 804), Fax: (202)
470-4804, E-mail: bbrohman@bradmerpharma.com, Internet: www.bradmerpharma.com;
Investor Relations, Ross Marshall, The Equicom Group Inc., Phone: (416)
815-0700 (Ext. 238), Fax: (416) 815-0080, E-mail: rmarshall@equicomgroup.com

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