Biovest International, Inc. to Seek Marketing Approval for BiovaxID® Personalized Lymphoma Cancer Vaccine in Canada
4/10/2012 10:04:42 AM
TAMPA, Fla. & MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Biovest International, Inc. (OTCQB: BVTI), a majority-owned subsidiary of Accentia Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: ABPI), today announced that Biovest is seeking marketing approval in Canada for BiovaxID®, its personalized cancer vaccine for the treatment of follicular non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, an incurable cancer of the immune system. Biovest plans to file a New Drug Submission (NDS) later this year with Health Canada, the Agency responsible for approving drugs in Canada. If approved, BiovaxID would represent the world’s first cancer vaccine available for lymphoma patients.