ECI-006 is safe and well tolerated
Niel (Belgium), 19 March 2018 — eTheRNA immunotherapies, a clinical-stage company developing novel cancer immunotherapies based on its unique mRNA-based TriMix platform, announces that it has completed enrolment of the low dose cohort in its Phase 1b study (E011-MEL) of ECI-006 as an adjuvant therapy in metastatic melanoma patients.
Ten patients in total have been recruited for the low dose cohort (600 µg) and all patients have received at least four doses. A total of 44 doses have been administered with no adverse safety signals. Intranodal administration was associated with a 100% compliance.
Brussels (Belgium), 14 March 2016 — eTheRNA immunotherapies, a spin-off from the Brussels University 'Vrije Universiteit Brussel' (VUB), secured EUR 24 million in a Series A investment round with venture capital enabling the company to continue the development of its proprietary TriMix mRNA-based immunotherapies for melanoma, breast cancer and infectious diseases.