Video Interview: Rigontec CEO Details Immuno-Oncology Strategy
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Rigontec GmbH CEO Dr. Christian Schetter explains to Mike Ward, Informa Pharma Insights global director of content, how his company is developing a new class of RNA-based immunotherapeutics to treat cancers and viral diseases by targeting RIG-I, one of the essential pathways of the innate immune system. Rigontec's proprietary agonists are designed to activate RIG-I specifically, inducing both immediate and long-term anti-tumor immunity, and achieving substantial local and systemic tumor regression in several relevant in vivo models.
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