DCprime (spin-off VUmc) announces first patient dosed in phase 2 ADVANCE-II study with DCP-001 in patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. This administration marks the official start of the phase 2 study in the ADVANCE-II study. A total of 20 patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), a rare form of leukemia, participate in this study. A recently completed phase I study showed that the cancer drug DCP-001, a vaccine based on dendritic cells, is generally safe and capable of triggering an anti-cancer immune response in patients with AML.
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