Halozyme Therapeutics (HALO) announced that it will present nonclinical data at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) which demonstrate the potential for PEGPH20, Halozyme's pegylated recombinant human hyaluronidase, to increase the infiltration of immune cells into the tumor microenvironment and enhance the efficacy of immuno-oncology drugs in an HA-accumulating murine colon tumor model.
The study shows that degradation of hyaluronan (HA) in a tumor by PEGPH20 can facilitate an anti-tumor immune response induced by checkpoint . . .
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Today’s Highlights November 10, 2017