Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Pharma Outsourcing
Scientific Community
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article
  News
Return

Cytovance Biologics and Pamlico Biopharma Announce Agreement

Published: Friday, February 21, 2014
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014
Bookmark and Share
Development and cGMP manufacturing agreement to advance the treatment of Streptococcus pneumoniae infections.

Cytovance Biologics, Inc. has announced that they have entered into a development and manufacturing agreement with Pamlico Biopharma, Inc., an Oklahoma City-based clinical stage bio-pharmaceutical company.

Pamlico Biopharma has developed a group of three human IgG monoclonal antibodies intended for the treatment of Streptococcus pneumoniae infections.

Pamlico has contracted Cytovance Biologics as its CMO to develop a production cell line from the protein’s amino acid sequence for GMP manufacture of phase I clinical material.

“With this agreement, Pamlico Biopharma has reached a milestone in the development of a therapeutic antibody product for the treatment of Streptococcus pneumoniae, a leading cause of Severe Community Acquired Pneumonia (SCAP) which can lead to hospitalization and death,” said Clayton Duncan, CEO of Pamlico Biopharma, Inc.

“Cytovance’s state-of-the-art facilities and experienced staff are prepared to deliver the highest quality of development and manufacturing services for Pamlico Bioparma,” said Darren Head, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cytovance Biologics.

Head continued, “We are delighted to be working with such an innovative company that uses technologies from the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and advance the treatment of Streptococcus pneumoniae infections that are associated with over 50,000 deaths annually.”


Further Information

Join For Free

Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 3,500+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More than 5,000+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters


Sign In



Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into TechnologyNetworks.com you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Related Content

Cytovance Biologics Selected for GMP Manufacture of AM0010
Provides drug product for Phase I trials.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Cytovance and Precision Biologics Announce Extension of Manufacturing Agreement
Extension of cGMP manufacturing agreement for NEO-102 drug product.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Scientific News
Advanced Lymphoma in Remission After T-Cell Therapy
63% of trial participants who recieved two-drug combination chemo plus intermediate dose of engineered T cells went into complete remission.
New Treatment for Immune Cancers
Clinical trial shows new drug holds promise for treating advanced mastocytosis.
Sickle Cell Gene Therapy Passes Test
Researchers found a precision-engineered gene therapy virus reduced sickle-induced red-cell damage in mice with sickle cell disease.
Opening Door to Oesophageal Cancer Targeted Treatments
Scientists have discovered that oesophageal cancer can be classified into three different subtypes.
Inovio Launches Zika Vaccine Trial
Inovio launches Zika vaccine trial in midst of Puerto Rico epidemic to explore early signals of vaccine efficacy.
Vitamin C May Boost Leukemia Treatment
Studies show that supplementing an epigenetic cancer drug with vitamin C enhanced the drug's effectiveness.
New Hope for Zika Treatment Found in Large-Scale Screen of Existing Drugs
Johns Hopkins researchers join collaborative group to screen 6,000 existing drugs in hopes of finding treatments for Zika Virus infection
FINCH Filgotinib Phase 3 Program Initiated
Galapagos NV reports the initiation of the FINCH global Phase 3 program in rheumatoid arthritis patient populations.
Stem Cell Therapy Heals Injured Mouse Brain
A team of researchers has developed a therapeutic technique that dramatically increases the production of nerve cells in mice with stroke-induced brain damage.
Zika Vaccine Testing in Humans
The NAAID has initiated a clinical trail of a vaccine candidate for the prevention of the Zika virus infection.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
SELECTBIO

SELECTBIO Market Reports
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
3,500+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
5,000+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FOR FREE!