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February 4, 2014
08:42 EDTHEBHemispherx summarizes clinical results of Phase I/II study of Ampligen
Hemispherx Biopharma presented a summary of the results of its Phase I/II study from the poster presentation entitled "Seasonal Influenza Vaccine and a TLR-3 Agonist, Rintatolimod --Ampligen, Given Intranasally Produced Cross-Reactive IgA Antibodies Against Pathogenic H5N1 Influenza HA" given at the American Society for Microbiology Biodefense Conference in Washington, DC on January 30. When FluMist, a seasonal influenza vaccine, was administered intranasally in conjunction with Ampligen, 92% of the subjects elaborated specific IgA antibodies against at least one of the homologous seasonal vaccine strains. Healthy volunteers also showed, surprisingly, enhanced IgA levels against emerging avian influenza viruses with the potential for causing a pandemic in humans. These antibodies were against one or more of 3 different strains of H5N1, H7N9, and H7N3. Two-thirds of these recipients showed a greater than or equal to 4-fold increase in specific IgA levels over baseline and some had measurable IgA levels one year after receiving FluMist in conjunction with Ampligen. A published challenge study in adults (aged 18-45) indicates that FluMistŪ alone generates ≥4 fold increase in serum HAI antibody response (a level thought to be protective) in 24% of recipients despite the fact that 85% of recipients were estimated to have been protected (Treanor, et al. (2000) Vaccine, 18:899). In Europe FluMistŪ is approved for individuals aged 2-17 compared to ages 2-49 in the US.
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November 17, 2014
09:27 EDTHEBHemispherx says Ampligen blocks certain Ebola Viral Disease protein
Hemispherx Biopharma announced that it had received a new research report from Professor Tramontano in the Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Cagliari, Italy. The biochemical study demonstrates Ampligen can successfully bind to the lethal EVD viral protein designated VP35. Experiments being conducted establish the scientific foundation for Ampligen, an experimental drug, as a potential preventive and early onset therapeutic for Ebola, the company said.
November 10, 2014
08:48 EDTHEBHemispherx reports Q3 EPS (2c), one estimate (3c)
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