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No escape for GBM

Why Glionova's GLN-1001 could avoid resistance in glioblastoma multiforme

December 15, 2014 8:00 AM UTC

Glionova AB's preclinical candidate for glioblastoma multiforme, GLN-1001, exploits an altered tumor biology that has yet to demonstrate an evasion mechanism. The company expects the mechanism could provide an advantage over more advanced candidates that have demonstrated a survival benefit but could result in resistance because they target specific genetic mutations.

Glionova launched Nov. 12 with a SEK42 million (.5 million) series A round co-led by HealthCap and Novo Seeds...