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Aduro Biotech Announces American Society of Clinical Oncology Presentation Of Promising Results From Phase 1b Clinical Trial Of Its Novel Immunotherapy For The Treatment Of Mesothelioma


6/2/2014 10:46:52 AM

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CHICAGO & BERKELEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aduro BioTech, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company, today announced the presentation of safety and efficacy data from a Phase 1b clinical trial of its novel immunotherapy CRS-207 in combination with standard chemotherapy in patients with unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). Of the 16 evaluable patients, 69% (11/16) had confirmed durable partial responses (PR) with 25% (4/16) experiencing stable disease (SD) after CRS-207 and chemotherapy. The results were presented by Raffit Hassan, M.D., co-chief of the Thoracic and GI Oncology Branch at the National Cancer Institute, in a poster presentation at the 2014 American Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting (ASCO) held in Chicago.

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