MELEMA and Lonza Enter into a Development Services Agreement to Further Progress MELEMA’s Cancer Therapeutic, ME-503

Hamburg, Germany and Basel, Switzerland, 21 July 2015 – Lonza and MELEMA Pharma GmbH announced today that they have entered into a service agreement for protein assessment services on MELEMA’s leading cancer therapeutic, ME-503. Under the agreement, Lonza will investigate the strong ME-503 induced DC stimulation and T cell responses. Analysis of T cell responses is a frequently used tool to monitor the activation of the immune system.

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