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February 17, 2021

Selecta and AskBio Initiate First-in-Human Dose-Escalation Study to Evaluate ImmTOR in Gene Therapy

Clinical trial commences in healthy adult volunteers to determine appropriate dose of ImmTOR™ to mitigate formation of antibodies to AAV capsids used in gene therapy. the news

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and life-saving AAV gene therapy

In 1984, Dr. Jude Samulski, one of AskBio’s visionary founders, asked if a virus could be used to erase genetic disease. Discovering the answer cleared the path for historic advances in genetic medicine, and AskBio is leading the way.

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Today’s genetic discoveries are some of the most awe-inspiring advances in medical history. We welcome collaboration with innovative minds in genetic R&D.

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4th Annual Gene Therapy for Rare Disorders

Feb 22

Feb 25

Join us at the 4th Annual Gene Therapy for Rare Disorders conference, which will be held as a virtual event from February 22-25, 2021. AskBio’s Dr. David Favre will present “Immunotherapeutic Interventions” on Feb. 25 at 1:30pm ET.