METUCHEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tevogen Bio, a pioneering immunotherapy company, announces that Dr. Neal Flomenberg, MD, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Medical Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University, will present preclinical data of TVGN-489, Tevogen’s investigational allogeneic cytotoxic T cell therapy for COVID-19 at the 2021 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Immunologists (AAI). AAI’s Annual Meeting will convene virtually May 10-15.
Dr. Dolores Grosso, the Primary Investigator of the proof of concept clinical trial of TVGN-489, expressed optimism regarding these initial results. “The preclinical data regarding TVGN-489 is highly encouraging and represents a major milestone in the development of this promising therapy,” Dr. Grosso stated.
Details of the presentation at AAI’s Virtual Immunology 2021 are as follows:
Presentation Title: TVGN-489: A novel approach for the production of SARS-CoV-2-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes to treat COVID-19
Session Name: Technological Innovation II (Interesting Tech Development)
Session Date: Monday, May 10, 2021
Presentation Time: 1:00 pm
Presenters: Dr. Neal Flomenberg, MD, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Medical Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University
Abstract Number: 303
About Tevogen Bio™
Tevogen Bio was formed after decades of research by its contributors to concentrate and leverage their expertise, spanning multiple sectors of the healthcare industry, to help address some of the most common and deadly illnesses known today. The company’s mission is to provide curative and preventative treatments that are affordable and scalable, in order to positively impact global public health.
About Dr. Neal Flomenberg
Dr. Neal Flomenberg is the Chairman of the Department of Medical Oncology and Deputy Director of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson University in Philadelphia. Dr. Flomenberg launched Jefferson’s Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT) Program in 1995. Throughout his four decades of practice, he has maintained a longstanding interest in the immunogenetics and immunology of stem cell transplantation, with the goal of making transplantation safer and more widely available. He is board certified in the fields of internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology.
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