NetworkNewsBreaks – MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBVX) Receives Regulatory Green Light for Clinical Trial of Pancreatic Cancer Candidate

MabVax Therapeutics (NASDAQ: MBVX) is trading higher after announcing it has received authorization from the FDA for the initiation of a phase I clinical trial with MVT-1075 as a therapeutic treatment for pancreatic cancer. MVT-1075 is the company’s novel, fully human antibody radioimmunotherapy. In this initial phase I trial the company plans to evaluate the safety, dosimetry, and pharmacokinetics of MVT-1075 with patient disease status evaluated based on tumor measurements using RECIST 1.1 criteria. The company intends to initiate the phase I clinical trial in the first half of 2017. “We are executing on the development strategy we have outlined and we are excited to take this next step forward.  We are expanding the HuMab-5B1 program to include delivery of a potent new radiotherapy agent.  We are hopeful that this approach will provide a new treatment option for these difficult-to-treat cancers,” president and CEO David Hansen stated in the news release.

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About MabVax

MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the development of antibody-based products to address unmet medical needs in the treatment of cancer. MabVax has discovered a pipeline of human monoclonal antibody products based on the protective immune responses generated by patients who have been immunized against targeted cancers with the company’s proprietary vaccines. MabVax also has the exclusive license to the therapeutic vaccines from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Additional information is available at www.mabvax.com.

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