Doses of Autologous Cell Therapy Manufactured in Under 24 Hours and Available to Patients in Approximately One Week
Clinical Trial Findings Presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
WATERTOWN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– SQZ Biotechnologies Company (NYSE: SQZ), focused on unlocking the full potential of cell therapies for multiple therapeutic areas, today presented initial results from its ongoing Phase 1 clinical trial of SQZ-PBMC-HPV demonstrating that the investigational cell therapy is safe and well-tolerated and can stimulate immune responses in certain patients with advanced or metastatic Human Papillomavirus positive (HPV16+) tumors. The trial also showed that the company’s clinical stage manufacturing process of its autologous cell therapy is fast and reliable. The monotherapy stage trial data of the company’s first Antigen Presenting Cell (APC) platform candidate was presented at the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting; poster presentation 2536.