BlueWillow Biologics Presents Positive Interim Anthrax Phase 1 Data to BARDA

ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BlueWillow Biologics, Inc. today announced that the company will present positive interim data from its phase 1 clinical trial of a novel intranasal anthrax vaccine at a Lightning Talks Session of BARDA’s Industry Day, November 3 and 4, 2021.

BlueWillow’s rPA/NE01 anthrax vaccine, BW-1010, developed in collaboration with Porton Biopharma Limited (UK) and funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is an intranasal recombinant protein vaccine candidate against anthrax with proven safety and immunogenicity data in humans that can potentially protect from infection, disease and carriage. BlueWillow has received funding support as a subaward under NIAID contract HHSN272201600045C to PBL. The phase 1 trial was completed in September 2021, setting the stage for advancement to late-stage clinical development as early as 2023.