Celldex Therapeutics Company Profile
Celldex Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops, manufactures, and commercializes novel therapeutics for human health care in the United States. The companys lead drug candidates comprise Rintega (CDX-110), a therapeutic vaccine in Phase III clinical studies for the treatment of glioblastoma patients that express an epidermal growth factor receptor variant III, as well as in Phase II study for the treatment of recurrent glioblastoma; Glembatumumab vedotin (CDX-011), a targeted antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) in a randomized Phase IIb study for the treatment of triple negative breast cancer, as well as in Phase II study for the treatment of metastatic melanoma; and Varlilumab (CDX-1127), an immune modulating antibody is in Phase I study for the treatment of multiple solid tumors. It also has various earlier stage drug candidates in clinical development, including CDX-1401, a targeted immunotherapeutic aimed at antigen presenting cells for cancer indications; CDX-301, an immune cell mobilizing agent and dendritic cell growth factor; and CDX-014, a fully-human monoclonal ADC that targets T cell immunoglobulin and mucin domain 1, a molecule, which is upregulated in various cancers comprising renal cell and ovarian carcinomas. It has research collaboration and license agreements with Medarex, Inc.; Rockefeller University; Duke University Brain Tumor Cancer Center; Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research; Alteris Therapeutics, Inc.; University of Southampton; Amgen Inc.; Amgen Fremont; and Seattle Genetics, Inc., as well as clinical trial collaboration with Roche Holding. The company is headquartered in Hampton, New Jersey.