PolyPid to Present Phase 2 Results of D-PLEX₁₀₀ for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infections in Abdominal Surgery at the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2020 Annual Scientific Conference Recorded Sessions
The recorded video session will be available on the A.S.C.R.S. website beginning today,
PolyPid’s lead product candidate, D-PLEX100, is a novel product candidate designed to provide local prolonged anti-bacterial activity directly at the surgical site to prevent SSIs. Following the administration of D-PLEX100 into the surgical site, the PLEX technology enables a prolonged and constant release of the broad-spectrum antibiotic doxycycline, resulting in high local concentration of the drug for a period of up to four weeks for the prevention of SSIs, with additional potential to treat antibiotic-resistant bacteria at the surgical site. D-PLEX100 has received two Qualified Infectious Disease Product (QIDP) designations from the FDA for the prevention of sternal wound infection post-cardiac surgery and for the prevention of post-abdominal surgery incisional infection.
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