therapeutic vaccine

A vaccine—e.g., Salk’s Remune™—which is intended to treat a viral infection by stimulating the immune system

therapeutic vaccine

Immunology A vaccine–eg, Salk's Remune intended to treat a viral infection by stimulating the immune system. See Vaccine therapy.
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The company's investigational product portfolio includes Oncophage(R) (vitespen), a patient-specific therapeutic cancer vaccine being evaluated in several indications; Aroplatin(TM), a liposomal, third-generation platinum chemotherapeutic; ATRA-IV, a liposomal retinoic acid; AG-707, a therapeutic vaccine for the treatment of genital herpes; AU-801, a preclinical program targeting autoimmune disorders; and QS-21, an adjuvant being evaluated by Antigenics' corporate partners in several late-stage clinical trials.
OXFORD, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxxon Therapeutics today presented efficacy data from the recently completed Phase IIa clinical study of its novel Hi-8(TM) HBV therapeutic vaccine treatment for patients with chronic hepatitis B at the 41st Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), held in Vienna, Austria (April 26-30, 2006).
Armen will provide an overview of the company and its priority development programs, including Oncophage(R) (vitespen) therapeutic cancer vaccine; AG-707 therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes infection; Aroplatin(TM) platinum agent for cancers; QS-21 vaccine adjuvant; and AU-801, a novel preclinical application of Antigenics' proprietary heat shock protein technology as a treatment for autoimmune disorders.
This therapeutic vaccine uses PowderMed's proprietary Particle Mediated Epidermal Delivery (PMED(TM)) technology to deliver a DNA plasmid coding for four HSV2 antigens.
Management is negotiating with a partner to acquire a platform technology to develop and market its first product, an AIDS therapeutic vaccine to be tested in Canada and Brazil in patients with chronic HIV infections.
According to the study, Vaccines 2001: The World Markets, the therapeutic vaccine segment alone generated product sales of $2 billion in 1999 and is expected to show annual average growth of 21% to reach $4.
05) percentage of patients with improvement in their disease condition was observed after the third injection of IR501 Therapeutic Vaccine using the ACR 20 criteria for improvement.
The Immune Response Corporation is currently evaluating this approach for a therapeutic vaccine in clinical trials of its second-generation HIV immunotherapy IR103.
This agreement has the potential to accelerate the development and clinical testing of a wide range of therapeutic vaccine candidates based on promising new antigens being identified in Dr.
A separate Phase I clinical trial is underway to test a potential multiple sclerosis therapeutic vaccine product.
Armen will provide an overview of the company and its priority development programs, including Oncophage(R) (vitespen; formerly HSPPC-96) therapeutic cancer vaccine; AG-707 therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes infection; Aroplatin(TM) platinum agent for cancers; QS-21 vaccine adjuvant; and AU-801, a novel preclinical application of Antigenics' proprietary heat shock protein technology as a treatment for autoimmune disorders.