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AACR Annual Meeting

April 17, 2016 - April 20, 2016 : New Orleans, LA

Event Site

Visit us at Booth# 2424 at the AACR Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA.

Horizon Discovery will be presenting a poster with data they derived from the iQue Screener platform. Horizon Discovery is using the iQue Screener platform for immuno-oncology assays and services.

Title: Development of an in vitro screening platform for high capacity evaluation of immunomodulatory drug candidates

Presentation time: Sunday, Apr 17, 2016, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Abstract: Cancer immunotherapy has greatly expanded the therapeutic options against cancer. Recently approved antibody immunotherapies targeting immune-checkpoint molecules expressed on active T cells have shown promise in providing durable clinical anti-tumor responses in a substantial subset of melanoma and lung cancer patients. These clinical successes have prompted renewed efforts to identify efficacious approaches to harness the anti-tumor functions of the immune system. Combination immunotherapy that targets multiple immune-checkpoint molecules and/or combines immunotherapy and chemotherapy will likely lead to improved efficacy and reduced toxicity.

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