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WindMIL: T cell source is key
WindMIL is harnessing marrow-derived T cells to develop cell therapies for cancer
February 26, 2020 9:26 PM UTC
WindMIL is developing cancer therapies using bone marrow-derived T cells, which could be more persistent than tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes and hit a broader range of antigens than CAR therapies engineered with peripheral blood T cells.
The company was founded in 2016 by Ivan Borrello, an associate professor of oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Kimberly Noonan, who was an adjunct faculty member. She now serves as EVP and CSO of WindMIL Therapeutics Inc.; Borrello is a senior clinical adviser to the company. ...