About Profectus Biosciences.
Profectus BioSciences, Inc. is a technology based vaccine company devoted to the treatment and prevention of infectious diseases and related cancers, with the goal of reducing morbidity and mortality. Since its inception in 2003, the Company's strategic intent has been to acquire and develop the technologies needed to achieve this goal. The Company has licensed a group of vaccine?based technologies from Wyeth Vaccines (now Pfizer, Inc.) that greatly enhance the immunogenicity of prophylactic and therapeutic vaccines based on a "prime?boost" strategy. This strategy uses the delivery of a best?in?class pDNA vaccine to "prime" the immune system, followed by a first-in-class "boost" with an rVSV vector. Current disease and virus targets include hepatitis C virus (HCV), human papilloma virus (HPV), herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV?2), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Ebola virus, Marburg Virus, the arenaviruses and malaria. The Profectus HIV DNA vaccine program has b
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