WESTPORT, Conn., May 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Intensity Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering a novel, immune-based approach to treat solid tumor cancers through direct injection of its proprietary therapeutic agents, today announced that Lewis H. Bender, President and CEO, will present a poster on the preclinical and early Phase 1/2 data of its lead product candidate, INT230-6, at The New York Academy of Sciences’ Frontiers in Cancer Immunotherapy Symposium being held May 14-15, 2019 in New York, NY at 7 World Trade Tower 40th Floor.
The poster will examine the preclinical activity of INT230-6 as a monotherapy and in combination with anti-PD-1 antibodies. In addition, the poster will evaluate data from the ongoing Phase 1/2 clinical trial of INT230-6 as a monotherapy in 14 solid tumor cancers, showing an increase in systemic CD4 and CD8 cells with evidence of tumor necrosis and abscopal effects.
About Intensity Therapeutics
Intensity Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering a new immune-based approach to treat solid tumor cancers. Intensity leverages its DfuseRxSM technology platform to create new drug formulations that, following direct injection, rapidly disperse throughout a tumor to diffuse therapeutic agents into cancer cells. Intensity’s product candidates have the potential to induce an adaptive immune response that not only attacks the injected tumor, but also non-injected tumors and unseen micro-metastases. INT230-6, Intensity’s lead product candidate, is being evaluated in a Phase 1/2 clinical study in patients with various advanced solid tumors. For more information, please visit www.intensitytherapeutics.com and follow us on Twitter @IntensityInc.
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