One of Affimed’s new glass slippers cracks as a deadly incident forces halt to PhI cancer trials
Affimed’s Cinderella story has taken a deadly twist.
Just a few weeks after signing Genentech on to the platform for a collaboration using its NK cell tech for guiding an immune response against cancer, researchers for the biotech $AFMD have waved back patients in a Phase I program for their CD19/CD3-targeting T cell engager AFM11 after the death of one patient and a life-threatening reaction in two others.
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