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Cellectar Biosciences to Present at the 2nd Annual Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / February 9, 2017 / Cellectar Biosciences (CLRB), an oncology-focused, clinical stage biotechnology company, announces today that it will be presenting at the 2nd Annual Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference on Thursday, February 16 at 8:30 AM EST in the Tribeca Room of Convene Conference Center, 730 Third Avenue in New York City.

The 2017 Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference will offer the exclusive opportunity to discover life science companies focusing on solutions to unmet medical needs and growth companies with disruptive technologies and business models.

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About Cellectar Biosciences

Cellectar Biosciences is developing phospholipid drug conjugates (PDCs) designed to provide cancer targeted delivery of diverse oncologic payloads to a broad range of cancers and cancer stem cells. Cellectar's PDC platform is based on the company's proprietary phospholipid ether analogs. These novel small-molecules have demonstrated highly selective uptake and retention in a broad range of cancers. Cellectar's PDC pipeline includes product candidates for cancer therapy and cancer diagnostic imaging. The company's lead therapeutic PDC, CLR 131, utilizes iodine-131, a cytotoxic radioisotope, as its payload. CLR 131 is currently being evaluated under an orphan drug designated Phase I clinical study in patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma. In addition, the company plans to initiate a Phase II clinical study to assess efficacy in a range of B-cell malignancies in the first quarter of 2017. The company is also developing PDCs for targeted delivery of chemotherapeutics such as paclitaxel (CLR 1603-PTX), a preclinical stage product candidate, and plans to expand its PDC chemotherapeutic pipeline through both in-house and collaborative R&D efforts. For more information, please visit www.cellectar.com.

For those interested in attending, please contact Richard Kreger at rkreger@rhk.capital or visit www.DisruptNYC.com for more information.

Contact:

Jules Abraham
JQA Partners, Inc.
Phone: 917-885-7378

SOURCE: Cellectar Biosciences