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IAVI, Selexis expand collaboration for development of HIV vaccines

September 29, 2016

Selexis SA announced it has expanded its collaboration with the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative to develop high-performance research cell banks for the manufacturing of multiple HIV envelope proteins to induce the generation of neutralizing antibodies against HIV via vaccination.

“Manufacturing of engineered HIV proteins in consistent quantity and quality is critical for further development of promising vaccine candidates toward early clinical testing,” Labeeb Abboud, senior vice president of business development at the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), said in a press release. “We are pleased to extend our collaboration with Selexis to expedite the development of broadly effective vaccines that will be needed to help end the AIDS epidemic.”

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