Oragenics, Inc. to Present Interim Data on AG013 at the European Society of Medical Oncology Congress
TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oragenics, Inc. (NYSE American:OGEN), a leader in the development of new antibiotics against infectious diseases and effective treatments for oral mucositis (“OM”), today announces that an abstract from its ongoing double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled Phase 2 trial of AG013 in severe oral mucositis, will be presented as a poster at the upcoming European Society of Medical Oncology Congress (“ESMO”) on September 27 – October 1, 2019, in Barcelona, Spain,.
The abstract, titled “Severe Oral Mucositis Mitigation by Genetically Modified Lactococcus Lactis Bacteria (LLB) Producing Human Trefoil Factor 1 (hTFF1; AG013) In Patients Being Treated with Concomitant Chemoradiation (CRT) for Oral and Oralpharyngeal Cancers (OCOCPC),” can be viewed at www.oragenics.com and will be presented at the ESMO Congress on September 30, 2019.
About Oragenics, Inc.
We are focused on becoming a leader in novel antibiotics against infectious disease and on developing effective treatments for oral mucositis. Oragenics, Inc. has established two exclusive worldwide channel collaborations with Intrexon Corporation and its subsidiaries. The collaborations allow Oragenics to accelerate the development of much needed new antibiotics that can work against resistant strains of bacteria and the development of biotherapeutics for oral mucositis and other diseases and conditions of the oral cavity, throat, and esophagus.
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Michael Sullivan, 813-286-7900
Chief Financial Officer
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Released September 23, 2019