Mustang Bio Announces Upcoming Presentations of Clinical Data from Phase 1/2 Trial of MB-106, a CD20-Targeted Autologous CAR T Cell Therapy
Data from Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia cohort selected for poster presentation at EHA2023
Outpatient treatment of follicular lymphoma selected for oral presentation at ICML
WORCESTER, Mass., May 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mustang Bio, Inc. (“Mustang”) (Nasdaq: MBIO), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on translating today’s medical breakthroughs in cell and gene therapies into potential cures for hematologic cancers, solid tumors and rare genetic diseases, today announced that Phase 1/2 data on MB-106, a CD20-targeted, autologous CAR T cell therapy for patients with relapsed or refractory B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas (“NHL”) and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (“CLL”), will be presented at the European Hematology Association (“EHA2023”) Hybrid Congress taking place June 8-11, 2023, in Frankfurt, Germany and at the International Conference on Malignant Lymphoma (“ICML”) taking place June 13-17, 2023, in Lugano, Switzerland.
Both presentations will be given by Mazyar Shadman, M.D., M.P.H., Associate Professor and physician at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center (“Fred Hutch”) and University of Washington. MB-106 is being developed in a collaboration between Mustang and Fred Hutch.
“As we continue to progress our CD20-targeted CAR T cell therapy program, we look forward to the upcoming presentations highlighting data from the Phase 1/2 study of MB-106 taking place at Fred Hutch. MB-106 has been demonstrating compelling clinical activity and a favorable safety profile in the ongoing Phase 1/2 trial at Fred Hutch for patients with follicular lymphoma and Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia, a rare type of indolent B-NHL,” said Manuel Litchman, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Mustang. “Looking ahead, Mustang plans to provide a data update in the near future from our Phase 1/2 clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of MB-106 in a multicenter setting.”
Details of the presentations are as follows:
EHA2023 poster presentation
Title: CD20 CAR-T Therapy with MB-106 for BTK Inhibitor-Refractory Waldenström Macroglobulinemia (WM) / Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma (LPL) – Single Institution Study
Abstract Number: P1097
Dates and Time: Friday, June 9, 18:00 CEST (available on demand)
For more information, please visit the EHA2023 website: https://ehaweb.org/congress/eha2023-hybrid-congress/eha2023/.
ICML oral presentation
Title: High Efficacy and Favorable Safety of 3rd Generation CD20 CAR-T (MB-106) for Outpatient Treatment of Follicular Lymphoma (FL) – Results of a Single-Institution Trial
Session 7: New CAR-T Cell Approaches
Program and Abstract Book Number: 49
Date and Time: Thursday, June 15, 15:30 to 16:45 CEST
For more information, please visit the ICML website: https://www.icml.ch/icml/home.html#.
Scientists at Fred Hutch played a role in developing these discoveries, and Fred Hutch and certain of its scientists may benefit financially from this work in the future.
About Mustang Bio
Mustang Bio, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on translating today’s medical breakthroughs in cell and gene therapies into potential cures for hematologic cancers, solid tumors and rare genetic diseases. Mustang aims to acquire rights to these technologies by licensing or otherwise acquiring an ownership interest, to fund research and development, and to outlicense or bring the technologies to market. Mustang has partnered with top medical institutions to advance the development of CAR-T therapies across multiple cancers, as well as lentiviral gene therapies for severe combined immunodeficiency. Mustang’s common stock is registered under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and Mustang files periodic reports with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Mustang was founded by Fortress Biotech, Inc. (Nasdaq: FBIO). For more information, visit www.mustangbio.com.
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Released May 11, 2023 • 4:03 PM EDT