Presentation download: Development of a recombinant protective antigen (rPA) based anthrax vaccine

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Thomas Fuerst, Executive Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer from PharmAthene joined us at the World Vaccine Congress 2012 in Washington to give details about the development of a recombinant protective antigen (rPA) based anthrax vaccine. In his presentation he detailed:

· Background Information – Next Generation Vaccine

· Development of a Robust Manufacturing Platform

· Analytical Methods for Purity and Characterization

· BDS and FDP Bioactivity Assays

 

Product Overview:

· For pre- and post-exposure protection

· Highly purified recombinant version of Protective Antigen

· Phase 1 and 2 Phase 2 clinical trials completed; >770 individuals

Target Product Profile:

· 3 dose intramuscular (IM) regimen

· Enhanced convenience (prefilled syringe) and cost-effectiveness

· Significant vaccine efficacy based on the Animal Rule

 

Why not download the full presentation and find out more about the development of a recombinant protective antigen (rPA) based anthrax vaccine:

· Well characterized recombinant Protective Antigen (rPA) anthrax vaccine

· Established a robust manufacturing platform at full commercial scale

· Comprehensive set of analytical assays for in process, release, and stability testing

 

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