Genocea Announces Positive Top-Line Phase 1 Results for Novel Universal Pneumococcus Vaccine Candidate GEN-004

June 23, 2014 Genocea Biosciences, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing T cell-enabled vaccines and immunotherapies, today announced positive top-line results from a Phase 1 study of GEN-004, an investigational vaccine candidate designed to prevent infections from all serotypes of pneumococcus (Streptococcus pneumoniae), a major cause of infectious disease-related death globally. The Phase 1 study met its safety, tolerability and …