Melacine

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Melacine

An allogeneic melanoma tumour cell lysate combined with the adjuvant Detox, which was used as an anti-tumour vaccine and had some (minimal) benefit for advanced and metastatic melanoma, and in melanoma patients who expressed HLA-I A2 and/or HLA-C3.
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Corixa's Melacine melanoma therapeutic vaccine represents a lower- toxicity alternative to combination chemotherapy for the treatment of late- stage melanoma.
About Corixa's Melacine Melanoma Therapeutic Vaccine
Ribi ImmunoChem's Melacine melanoma therapeutic vaccine did not demonstrate any benefit in Phase III trials.