SCIB2 to use new nanoparticle formulation
Lighthouse | 20 May 2019
Trinity Delta view: The use of a nanoparticle formulation, which will enable delivery via standard injection procedures, should facilitate regulatory interactions and recruitment into clinical trials, compared to electroporation delivery. On top of this, it removes a potential barrier to adoption, should SCIB2 reach the market, as no special delivery equipment will be required to deliver the therapy. It is also reassuring that in preclinical studies delivery via the nanoparticle formulation can generate an immune response at least comparable to that produced when using a validated electroporation system.
If the nanoparticle formulation approach proves to generate strong immune responses in the Phase I/II study, it is possible that the SCIB1 programme could be transitioned to use the same formulation in the future.
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20 May 2019
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Scancell is a clinical-stage immuno-oncology specialist that is developing two innovative and flexible therapeutic vaccine platforms. ImmunoBody and Moditope induce high avidity cytotoxic CD8 and CD4 responses, respectively, with the potential to treat various cancers.
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