NEWS -- Provectus Biopharmaceuticals Announces Acceptance of PV-10® Immunotherapy Abstract for Metastatic Uveal Melanoma at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2022 Annual Meeting
KNOXVILLE, TN, April 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Provectus (OTCQB: PVCT) today announced that data from an ongoing clinical trial of investigational cancer immunotherapy PV-10, a formulation of Provectus’ immunogenic-small molecule and pharmaceutical-grade rose bengal sodium (RBS), for the treatment of uveal melanoma metastatic to the liver (mUM) (NCT00986661) will be presented in a poster session at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2022 annual meeting, to be held June 3-7, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois.
ASCO Presentation Details:
Abstract Title: Metabolic complete responses (mCR) in metastatic uveal melanoma (mUM) patients treated with image-guided injection (IGI) of PV-10
Abstract Number for Publication: 9543
Session Title: Melanoma/Skin Cancers
Session Date and Time: June 6, 2022, 1:15-4:15 pm CDT
Provectus Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Provectus or the Company) is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing immunotherapy medicines for different disease areas based on a class of small molecules called halogenated xanthenes (HXs). The Company’s lead molecule is RBS. A second HX molecule has been synthesized.
Provectus’ drug discovery and development programs include investigational drugs and drug targets in oncology (clinical-stage), dermatology (clinical-stage), hematology, virology, microbiology, ophthalmology (clinical-stage), and animal health, and use multiple routes of administration, such as intralesional (IL), topical (.top), oral (P.O.), inhaled (.inh), intranasal (IN), and intravenous (IV).
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The safety and efficacy of the agents and/or uses under investigation have not been established. There is no guarantee that the agents will receive health authority approval or become commercially available in any country for the uses being investigated or that such agents as products will achieve any particular revenue levels.
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