Immutep To Announce New TACTI-002 and INSIGHT-004 Data in Poster Presentations and Discussion at the ASCO 2021 Annual Meeting
SYDNEY, Australia, April 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Immutep Limited (ASX: IMM; NASDAQ: IMMP) ("Immutep” or “the Company”), the leading developer of LAG-3 related immunotherapy treatments for cancer and autoimmune disease, is pleased to announce that new data from its TACTI-002 and INSIGHT-004 studies are scheduled to be presented in three poster presentations during the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) 2021 Annual Meeting, which is taking place online as a virtual meeting this year from 4 – 8 June.
Abstracts will be available from 5pm US Eastern Time on 19 May 2021. Poster presentations with new and updated data that are not part of the abstract will be released on ASCO.org at the times indicated below and will subsequently be made available on Immutep’s website at www.immutep.com.
In addition, Immutep plans to hold a webcast after ASCO to discuss the data and results, as well as to provide an update on the Company’s business.
ASCO’s annual meeting represents the world’s largest gathering of oncology physicians, industry representatives, researchers, patient advocates, and investment analysts to discuss cutting-edge clinical research and therapeutics in oncology, and to gain insights for improving cancer care. For additional information on the 2021 ASCO’s Annual meeting, please visit https://www.asco.org/
About INSIGHT-004 (also known as INSIGHT Stratum D)
Immutep’s current lead product candidate is eftilagimod alpha (“efti” or “IMP321”), a soluble LAG-3 protein, which is a first-in-class antigen presenting cell (APC) activator being explored in cancer and infectious disease. Immutep is also developing an agonist of LAG-3 (IMP761) for autoimmune disease. Additional LAG-3 products, including antibodies for immune response modulation, are being developed by Immutep’s large pharmaceutical partners.
Further information can be found on the Company’s website www.immutep.com or by contacting:
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