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Atara Biotherapeutics Highlights Will Present Late-Breaking ATA188 Data In Progressive Multiple Sclerosis At European Academy Of Neurology Virtual Congress

Atara Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRA), a pioneer in T-cell immunotherapy leveraging its novel allogeneic EBV T-cell platform to develop treatments for patients with severe diseases including solid tumors,

Benzinga · 05/19/2020 12:33

Atara Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRA), a pioneer in T-cell immunotherapy leveraging its novel allogeneic EBV T-cell platform to develop treatments for patients with severe diseases including solid tumors, hematologic cancers and autoimmune disease, today announced the Company will present updated safety and efficacy data from its ongoing Phase 1 study of ATA188 for the treatment of progressive forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) in a late-breaking e-poster presentation at the 6th European Academy of Neurology (EAN) Annual Congress, held virtually from Paris, May 23-26, 2020.

The Company will present six-month safety and efficacy clinical results for dose-escalating cohorts 1-4 and 12-month results for cohorts 1-3 in the late-breaking e-poster, including disability data with multi-scale disability and Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS). The abstract will become available on the EAN Website on May 22 at 12:30 p.m. EDT/6:30 p.m. CEST.

With the acceptance and presentation of these data, Atara continues to deliver on key milestones. Building on this progress, Atara is resuming enrollment in the ATA188 Phase 1b study after a brief pause due to COVID-19-related precautions.

Details of the 2020 EAN Virtual Congress Late-Breaking e-Poster

Title: Phase 1 study of the safety and efficacy of ATA188, an off-the-shelf, allogeneic Epstein-Barr virus-targeted T-cell immunotherapy to treat progressive forms of multiple sclerosis

Poster #: LB130

Poster Session: EPO400

Availability: e-Poster, along with a three-minute audio recording, will be available from May 22 at 2:00 p.m. EDT/8:00 p.m. CEST through to the conclusion of the Congress on May 26