Infectex Announces Positive Phase 2b-3 Clinical Trial Results of SQ109 for the Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Infectex Ltd., a Russian portfolio company of Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund (MBVF), today announced positive results of a Phase 2b-3 clinical study of SQ109 added to the standard drug therapy regimen in patients with multidrug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis (MDR-TB). SQ109 is a new small molecule drug discovered by scientists at Sequella, Inc. (USA) and the US […]

Infectex Announces Preliminary Phase 2b-3 Clinical Trial Results of SQ109 for the Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Pulmonary Tuberculosis

The results were presented by principal investigator Prof. S.E.Borisov in his report “Effectiveness and safety of new anti-tuberculosis product SQ109” in Scientific and Practical Conference “Innovation Technologies in Phthisiology” (Moscow,  November 24, 2016). Results presented in the report demonstrate satisfactory profile of safety and tolerability of SQ109 as well as the increase in effectiveness of […]

Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund’s Portfolio Company Infectex Acquires Exclusive Rights to Qurient’s Tuberculosis Drug Q203

Russian and Korean biotech companies Infectex, Ltd. and Qurient, Ltd. have announced a license agreement granting Infectex exclusive rights to develop and commercialize Qurient’s Tuberculosis-fighting drug Q203 in the Russian Federation, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan  and Ukraine. Infectex is a portfolio company of Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund, created with the […]

Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund’s Portfolio Company Infectex Enrolls First Patients in Pivotal Clinical Trial of SQ109 for Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB)

Infectex, a Russian biotech company in Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund’s portfolio announced today enrollment of the first patients in its Phase IIb-III clinical trial of SQ109 for MDR-TB. Infectex was founded in 2011 to develop and commercialize innovative products for the treatment of TB. The study, which will be conducted at specialized clinical centers in […]

Infectex develops an innovative drug SQ109 for MDR-TB treatment

TV Center A Skolkovo resident Infectex, a portfolio company of Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund, established with the participation of RVC develops an innovative drug SQ109 for the multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment together with an American biotech company Sequella. Prof. Sergey Borisov, chief study coordinator, deputy director for science and clinical work at Moscow Research Center […]

Infectex Receives Russian Regulator’s Approval to Conduct Pivotal Clinical Trial for Sequella’s Antibiotic, SQ109, for Tuberculosis

SQ109 will be evaluated for efficacy on multi-drug resistant patients Infectex has recently received notification from the Russian Ministry of Health for approval to begin the pivotal clinical trial associated with a drug registration submission, and can now proceed with the clinical development of SQ109 for treatment of tuberculosis (TB) in the Russian Federation. A […]

Infectex has become a resident of the Skolkovo Foundation

A biotech company Infectex is the second portfolio company of Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund to receive the resident status in the Innovation Center of the Skolkovo Foundation. Infectex, Ltd. is a Russian innovative company, a member of the biotech holding Maxwell Biotech Group. The main activity of Infectex is aimed at development and market promotion […]