Review top news and interview highlights from the week ending February 11, 2022.
Welcome to GeneTherapyLive’s Weekly Rewind! We’ve compiled 5 highlights from this week’s coverage of advances in gene and cell therapies, including FDA actions, notable research, and interviews with experts across the field.
The professor and head of coagulation disorders and Comprehensive Care Centre, University Hospital of Frankfurt, Germany, discussed results of the final analysis of the HOPE-B study. He gave an overview of the study, discussing the positive data and outcomes.
Nanoscope Therapeutics has received approval from the FDA for its investigational new drug application for MCO-010, a gene therapy for the potential treatment of Stargardt disease, a type of macular degeneration.
Dolores Schendel, PhD, chief executive and chief scientific officer, Medigene, discussed the company’s collaboration with 2seventy bio to develop TCR T-cell therapies as well as future collaborations and research that Medigene is pursuing.
New findings, from a recent study evaluating 10-year follow-up of patients with complete responses to chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell treatment, have elucidated the long-term role of CD19+ CAR T-cells in the body.
The hematologist/oncologist from Mayo Clinic discussed targeting HLA loss in solid tumors and developing personalized immunotherapies for solid tumors.