Nonclinical research data by Provectus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: PVCT) on the immunologic mechanism of action of PV-10 confirms that PV-10 chemoablation of melanoma lesions leads to a systemic response and the induction of systemic anti-tumor immunity. At the annual meeting of the Society of Surgical Oncology, presenter Paul Toomey, MD confirmed that intratumoral PV-10 causes both a direct anti-tumoral response of the injected tumor and a systemic tumor-specific activation of the immune system.
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