FDA Grants Merrimack Fast Track Designation for Seribantumab (MM-121) in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: MACK) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted seribantumab, also known as MM-121, Fast Track designation for development in patients with heregulin-positive, locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose disease has progressed following immunotherapy. Fast Track is a program designed by [...]

Utah technology group inducting three into Hall of Fame

The Salt Lake Tribune August 2, 2010 – Inducted will be Gary L. Crocker, Mike Leavitt and the late Dale H. Ballard. The speaker at the Oct. 29 event is John T. Chambers, chairman and CEO of Cisco. Crocker is president of Crocker Ventures, a life science investment firm. Since 2004, he also has been chairman [...]

Utah Technology Council to induct Leavitt, Crocker, Ballard into Hall of Fame

Deseret News August 2, 2010 — Former Utah Gov. Michael O. Leavitt, Gary L. Crocker and Dale H. Ballard will be inducted into the Utah Technology Council Hall of Fame, the organization announced Thursday. The council, a professional association, will honor these “legends” of Utah’s technology industry Oct. 29 at the Grand America Hotel. “These [...]

Historic U. building to get $75M makeover

New science center will promote collaboration. By Brian Maffly The Salt Lake Tribune March 8, 2010 – A highly visible anchor of the University of Utah’s Presidents Circle will become a state-of-the-art interdisciplinary science hub under a $75 million plan to renovate the building soon to be vacated by the Utah Museum of Natural History. Officials [...]

University of Utah’s College of Science to occupy old museum

By Wendy Leonard Deseret News March 8, 2010  — SALT LAKE CITY — When the dinosaur bones, rock slabs and fossils venture from their current location at Utah’s Museum of Natural History to a new home, the inside walls will come down to facilitate one of the largest on-campus renovation projects the University of Utah has [...]

U receives $10 million donation to renovate Thomas building

Associated Press, KSL, Standard Examiner March 8, 2010 – A $10 million donation will help the University of Utah renovate the historic George Thomas Building after the Utah Museum of Natural History moves out of it. The university announced Monday that the donation came from Gary L. and Ann S. Crocker. The building will be transformed [...]

Utah entrepreneur Gary Crocker’s passion is to lend a hand

Utahn finds research projects to fund before others jump on board By Lois M. Collins Deseret News Utah entrepreneur and philanthropist Gary Crocker has a habit of offering a hand early, before it’s clear how things will turn out. The help he offers comes in as many forms as the need it serves — a [...]