Soligenix’s RiVax Receives the US FDA’s Fast Track Designation for the Prevention of Ricin Poisoning

Soligenix’s RiVax Receives the US FDA’s Fast Track Designation for the Prevention of Ricin Poisoning

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  • The US FDA has granted FT designation to RiVax (heat stable ricin toxin vaccine) to prevent ricin intoxication. Soligenix will submit BLA for the vaccine on a rolling basis, letting the FDA review sections of the BLA prior to receiving the complete submission
  • FDA’s FT designation is intended to facilitate the development and expedite the review of new drugs and biologics and is granted to the therapy
  • RiVax is Soligenix’s heat-stable recombinant subunit vaccine, developed to prevent exposure to ricin toxin, comprising of the genetically altered version of a Ricin Toxin A (RTA) chain containing two mutations that inactivate the toxicity of the ricin molecule

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