“Improving the effectiveness of influenza vaccination for the elderly is a critical public health need,” stated Dr. Robert Malone, M.D., M.S., an internationally recognized vaccine expert. He added that, “Dr. Chris Miller and his colleagues at the Center for Comparative Medicine are among the best non-human primate immunologists and vaccine researchers in the world, and I have confidence in their research findings. In these collaborative studies, Colby has now advanced the CLDC adjuvant to the point that JVRS-100 merits expedited human clinical testing when formulated with pandemic influenza and other respiratory virus vaccine candidates.”
Colby is also clinically developing JVRS-100 CLDC as a stand-alone immune activator drug for cancer patients and, in addition, as an immune activating adjuvant, especially in combination with the influenza vaccine for a seasonal human flu and a pre-pandemic H5N1 vaccine. Colby has developed both therapeutic and preventative applications for JVRS-100, primarily for those medical situations where generation of a robust and durable immune response would be challenging, as in elderly or other immune-compromised individuals.
David Zarling will be discussing Colby Pharmaceutical Company at the East Meets West CEO Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel, San Francisco, CA on January 12, 2014 at 1PM PDT.
Colby is developing and selling drug candidates from its pipeline of targeted biologic and small molecules. This includes the JVRS-100 CLDC (Cationic Lipid DNA Complex) biopharmaceutical and small molecule targeted drugs that affect immunity. In 2011, Colby focused its biologics product development on JVRS-100 CLDC as a stand-alone therapy in cance
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