Navidea to Present Late-Breaking Abstract at American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting
IV-Administered, Radio-labelled tilmanocept Demonstrates Site-Specific Macrophage Localization in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
DUBLIN, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Navidea Biopharmaceuticals (NYSE MKT: NAVB), a company focused on the development of precision immunodiagnostic agents and immunotherapeutics, announced today that it will present a poster during the late-breaking abstract poster session at the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARHP) Annual Meeting, being held November 3-8, 2017, in San Diego, California.
Frederick O. Cope, PhD, MS, FACN, Chief Scientific Officer of Navidea, will present a poster of an abstract, titled, “Evaluation of Intravenous Injection of Tc 99m Tilmanocept in Static Planar Gamma Emission Imaging and Fused SPECT/CT Imaging for Rheumatoid Arthritis” and provide an overview of Navidea’s development pipeline.
|Event:||ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting|
|Date:||Tuesday, November 7, 2017|
|Time:||9:00am - 11:00am (Pacific Time)|
|Location:||San Diego Convention Hall, San Diego, CA|
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NAVB) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of precision immunodiagnostic agents and immunotherapeutics. Navidea is developing multiple precision-targeted products based on its ManoceptTM platform to enhance patient care by identifying the sites and pathways of disease and enable better diagnostic accuracy, clinical decision-making, and targeted treatment. Navidea’s Manocept platform is predicated on the ability to specifically target the CD206 mannose receptor expressed on activated macrophages. The Manocept platform serves as the molecular backbone of Tc 99m tilmanocept, the first product developed and commercialized by Navidea based on the platform. The development activities of the Manocept immunotherapeutic platform are being conducted by Navidea in conjunction with its subsidiary, Macrophage Therapeutics, Inc. Navidea’s strategy is to deliver superior growth and shareholder return by bringing to market novel products and advancing the Company’s pipeline through global partnering and commercialization efforts.
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Released November 1, 2017