Two years and $78M later, Amgen washes its hands of Advaxis' I/O drug — and shares plummet
Advaxis has taken its investors on a bit of a roller coaster ride this year.
The FDA slapped a clinical hold on a combo study of its lead drug axalimogene filolisbac and AstraZeneca’s Imfinzi in wake of a patient death, which resolved months later after a C-suite overhaul. Late Wednesday, the New Jersey biotech added to the drama by quietly disclosing that Amgen has dropped their $540 million immunotherapy pact.
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