Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
About Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX)
Dynavax Technologies Corporation (Dynavax) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company uses toll-like receptor (TLR) biology to discover and develop vaccines and therapeutics. Its development programs are focused on vaccines and cancer immunotherapy. The Company’s lead vaccine product candidate is HEPLISAV-B, an investigational adult hepatitis B vaccine, which combines its TLR9 agonist adjuvant and recombinant hepatitis B surface antigen (rHBsAg). Its lead cancer immunotherapy candidate is SD-101, a C Class CpG TLR9 agonist is selected for characteristics optimal for treatment of cancer, including high interferon induction. Its SD-101 clinical program is intended to assess the preliminary efficacy of SD-101 in a range of tumors and in combination with a range of treatments. Its advanced inflammatory disease candidate is AZD1419. Its pipeline of product candidates for cancer immunotherapy includes DV281 and CpG-Nanoparticles, which are in the preclinical stage.