OSE Immunotherapeutics to Present at 5th Annual Immuno-Oncology: BD&L and Investment Forum
NANTES, France, May 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OSE Immunotherapeutics (ISIN: FR0012127173; Mnémo: OSE) today announced that Alexis Peyroles, chief executive officer, will provide a Company update, including recent accomplishments and future plans, at the upcoming 5th Annual Immuno-Oncology: BD&L and Investment Forum. The Forum is being held on May 31, 2019 in Chicago, in parallel with the international annual American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting.
Details of the presentation:
-- Date and Time: May 31, 2019, 10:30 AM Central Time -- Session: Track B -- Location: Waldorf Astoria Chicago Hotel, Faulkner -- Webcast:https://youtu.be/ue1fN_e4JOo
About the Annual Immuno-Oncology: BD&L and Investment ForumTaking place on the first day of ASCO, the 5th Annual Immuno-Oncology BD&L and Investment Forum is designed to bring together thought leaders from cancer research institutes, patient advocacy groups, pharma and biotech to facilitate partnering, funding and investment. We expect over 250 delegates and around 30 presentations by listed and private biotechnology companies seeking licensing & investment.
ABOUT OSE ImmunotherapeuticsOSE Immunotherapeutics is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing and partnering therapies to control the immune system for immuno-oncology and autoimmmune diseases. The company has a diversified first-in-class clinical portfolio consisting of several scientific and technological platforms including neoepitopes and agonist or antagonist monoclonal antibodies, all ideally positioned to fight cancer and autoimmune diseases. The most advanced therapeutic-candidate, Tedopi®, is a proprietary combination of 10 neo-epitopes aimed at stimulating T-lymphocytes and is currently in Phase 3 development in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) after checkpoint inhibitor failure (anti PD-1 and anti PD-L1) and in Phase 2 testing in pancreatic cancer in combination with checkpoint inhibitor Opdivo®. FR104 (an anti-CD28 mAb) has successfully completed Phase 1 testing and has potential to treat autoimmune diseases. BI 765063 (OSE-172) (anti-SIRPa monoclonal antibody) is under a license and collaboration agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim ; this checkpoint inhibitor has received CTA from French and Belgian health authorities for a Phase 1 clinical trial in multiple cancer indications. BiCKI® is a bispecific fusion protein platform built on the key backbone component anti-PD-1 (OSE-279) and targeting innovative targets. OSE-127 (monoclonal antibody targeting the CD127 receptor, the alpha chain of the interleukin-7 receptor) is partnered with Servier under an option agreement up to the completion of a Phase 2 clinical trial planned in autoimmune bowel diseases; in parallel, Servier plans a development in the Sjögren syndrome. OSE-127 is currently under Phase 1 clinical trial.
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