18:17 , Sep 27, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Infectious disease

INDICATION: Viral hemorrhagic fever Non-human primates studies suggest mAbs against Lassa virus glycoprotein could help prevent or treat Lassa fever. In a cynomolgus macaque lethal Lassa virus challenge model, each of five human mAbs against the...
22:54 , Sep 6, 2017 |  BC Extra  |  Preclinical News

Human mAbs could treat Lassa fever

In a paper published in Nature Medicine, researchers at the University of Texas, Tulane University and Zalgen Labs LLC (Germantown, Md.) showed that Lassa virus glycoprotein-neutralizing mAbs rescued non-human primates infected with Lassa virus, suggesting...