Source: Nasdaq Globe NewsWire, February 2017
ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing toll-like receptor and RNA therapeutics for patients with cancer and rare diseases, today is reporting additional data from the dose-escalation phase of its ongoing Phase 1/2 clinical trial of intratumoral IMO-2125, an agonist of TLR9 in combination with ipilimumab or pembrolizumab for treatment of patients with metastatic melanoma with disease that is refractory to PD-1 inhibitors.
In the poster presentation at the 2017 ASCO-SITC Clinical Immuno-Oncology Symposium, entitled, “Intratumoral (i.t.) IMO-2125, a TLR9 agonist is active in combination with ipilimumab (ipi) in PD-(L)1 refractory melanoma (RM),” Marc Uemura, M.D. from the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, presented an update on the clinical and translational findings from the ongoing trial..read the original full article