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Scancell’s Modi-2 anti-cancer vaccine shows potential in pre-clinical studies

Modi-2 is the second vaccine developed from the Moditope platform after Modi-1, and Scancell thinks each one has the potential to treat different types of cancer

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 14:05:00

Scancell says it is working closely with US regulators ahead of phase II study of cancer immunotherapy

The UK group is planning to use its SCIB1 in harness with Merck’s Keytruda to treat patients with advanced melanoma

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 05:40:00

Scancell Holdings part of the new cancer revolution

The AIM-listed drug developer is at the vanguard of advances in the emerging field of immuno-oncology

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 06:20:00

Scancell Holdings extends collaboration with Sweden's Karolinska Institute

The company first teamed up with Sweden's world-leading medical research university two years ago

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:15:00

Scancell Holdings inks drug delivery technology deal

It has exercised an option on TriGrid, which was developed by Ichor Medical Systems

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:09:00

Scancell receives European patent protection for immunotherapy platform

The patent protects a new class of cancer vaccines rolling off the Moditope platform

Wed, 23 May 2018 05:28:00

Scancell to raise up to £8mln to develop its three main drug candidates

Cliff Holloway, chief executive at Scancell Holdings Plc (LONSCLP), tells Proactive Investors they're raising up to £8mln through a placing and open offer – cash that will be used develop their three main drug candidates.

A placing and subscription at 12 pence a share will account for £6mln of the total.

The company also wants to include existing investors, so is planning a £2mln open offer of stock once the placing has been concluded.

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:18:00

Scancell unveils funding plans for exciting pipeline of next-generation cancer drugs

In a separate announcement, the company said it was acquiring new technology from Nottingham University that will complement its current pipeline

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:15:00

Scancell signs manufacturing agreement for its Moditope anti-cancer platform

The AIM-listed firm said its Moditope platform acts by stimulating the production of CD4+ T cells, which seek out and kill tumour cells that would otherwise be hidden from the immune system

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 05:40:00

New Scancell chief sets out his vision to commercialise groundbreaking cancer treatments

Cliff Holloway, chief executive of Scancell Holdings Plc (LON:SCLP), spoke to Proactive soon after taking over as CEO at the immuno-oncology company.

Holloway says generating clinical data's a big focus for them in the near-term.

''Over the next two years we expect to see clinical readouts from two of our programmes - SCIB1 and Modi-1''.

''We'll be extending our pipeline particularly around Moditope with the Modi-3 programme, if we're successful with the grand challenge''.

''Then it's around looking at technical partnerships that will allow us to de-risk our developments''.

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:38:00

Scancell to work with Dutch firm on first product for Moditope cancer immuno-therapy platform

Dutch group ISA Pharmaceutical will incorporate its Amplivant technology into Modi-1, the first cancer treatment candidate being developed on the platform

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:00:00

Scancell drug receives positive write-up in leading journal as company updates on survival data

Immuno-therapy SCIB1, which is expected to progress into Phase II clinical trials in the second-half of the year, was the focus of a peer-reviewed paper in OncoImmunology

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:50:00

Scancell to receive patent protection for key cancer platform

Once formally granted, the patent will provide protection for Scancell’s pipeline of Moditope vaccines

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 07:30:00

Scancell-led team short-listed for award

The Cancer Research UK Grand Challenge is a prestigious award that brings with it significant funding

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00

Scancell eyeing investigational new drug application for SCIB1 in first half

Patient enrolment for the SCIB1 Phase 2 checkpoint inhibitor combination study for patients with advanced melanoma is planned to start in the second half of the year

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 07:58:00

Scancell research collaboration deal with European biopharma BioNTech

Cancer immunotherapy specialist Scancell Holdings Plc (LON:SCLP) has entered into a research collaboration agreement with European biopharma BioNTech as the two look to develop innovative T-cell therapies for the treatment of cancer. Scancell Co-Founder and Non-Executive Director Richard Goodfellow tells Proactive why the deal is significant for investors. The research collaboration will combine Scancell’s Moditope immunotherapy platform and BioNTech’s platform technology for high-throughput cloning and characterisation of naturally selected T cell receptors.

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:13:00

Cancer Research UK collaboration 'a stunning endorsement' for Scancell

Richard Goodfellow, chief executive of Scancell Holdings Plc (LON:SCLP), tells Proactive Cancer Research UK is to fund and sponsor a Phase I/II clinical trial of their SCIB2 lung cancer vaccine.

Goodfellow says the tie-up is a significant endorsement of their  ImmunoBody platform – the underlying technology behind both SCIB1 and SCIB2 - which helps to prime a patient’s immune system to recognise and kill specific cancer cells.

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:21:00

Scancell raises £5mln in 'most successful round they've ever had' - CEO Richard Goodfellow

Richard Goodfellow, chief executive of Scancell Holdings Plc (LON:SCLP) talks through with Proactive Investors their £5mln raise to fund clinical work on their pipeline of cancer immune-therapies.

Fri, 12 May 2017 07:57:00

Scancell boss 'very excited' about collaboration deal with leading US lung cancer foundation

Scancell Holdings Plc (LON:SCLP) has confirmed it will kick off a phase II clinical trial of its potentially breakthrough cancer treatment in the second half.

CEO Richard Goodfellow also tells Proactive's Andrew Scott they've found a partner to help them with a phase I/II clinical study of SCIB2 for patients with lung cancer.

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 09:53:00

Scancell poised for “significant” year with its immuno-oncology portfolio

"In our view, the potential for SCIB1 [Scancell's skin cancer treatment], as already demonstrated by the survival data, is remarkable," said one broker recently

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:30:00

Scancell inks research collaboration deal with European biopharma BioNTech

The research collaboration will combine Scancell’s Moditope immunotherapy platform and BioNTech’s platform technology for high-throughput cloning and characterisation of naturally selected T cell receptors

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 07:51:00

Scancell soars as it confirms Cancer Research UK to fund and sponsor SCIB2 clinical trial

“We are delighted to announce this partnership with Cancer Research UK, which is a significant endorsement for our ImmunoBody technology”

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:06:00

Scancell recruits deal maker to take over as CEO

Executive chairman John Chiplin said new CEO Dr Cliff Holloway's extensive experience and accomplishments speak volumes

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:24:00

Scancell on the lookout for partners after year of “significant progress”

“We are continuing to explore a number of funding options to ensure that we have the resources to progress these programmes through their next phase”

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:21:00

Scancell presents Moditope data at prestigious cancer conference

Chief scientific officer Lindy Durrant presented two posters at the International Cancer Immunotherapy conference in Germany on Friday

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 09:25:00

Scancell says study reveals Oncimmune technology may assist in its SCIB1 cancer treatment

Scancell has revealed that using Oncimmune's autoantibody technology may help to identify patients who are most likely to respond to its SCIB1 skin cancer treatment in future trials

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 13:35:00

Scancell’s SCIB1 cancer treatment continues to produce strong survival data

Eight patients have now reached the five year survival milestone, with half of those not seeing any recurrence of the disease during that time

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 05:58:00

Scancell technology receives European patent protection

The ImmunoBody technology was used to develop SCIB1 and SCIB2 – the company’s leading drug candidates.

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 05:47:00

Scancell Holdings raises £5mln as pace of clinical work quickens

The money will support clinical work on its pipeline of cancer immunotherapies and in particular Modi-1, the first product from its Moditope platform.

Thu, 11 May 2017 12:00:00

Scancell rounds up a busy six months

The update was provided as Scancell served up its financial results for the six months ended October 31.

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:01:00

Webcasts, Interviews and Media Coverage

Scancell’s Modi-2 anti-cancer vaccine shows potential in pre-clinical studies

Modi-2 is the second vaccine developed from the Moditope platform after Modi-1, and Scancell thinks each one has the potential to treat different types of cancer

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 14:05:00

Scancell says it is working closely with US regulators ahead of phase II study of cancer immunotherapy

The UK group is planning to use its SCIB1 in harness with Merck’s Keytruda to treat patients with advanced melanoma

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 05:40:00

Scancell Holdings part of the new cancer revolution

The AIM-listed drug developer is at the vanguard of advances in the emerging field of immuno-oncology

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 06:20:00