MedImmune Company Profile

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MedImmune Incorporated is a biotechnology company headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with three products on themarket and a diverse product development portfolio. MedImmune is focused on using advances in immunology and other biological sciences to develop important new products that address significant medical needs in areas such as infectious diseases, transplantation medicine, autoimmune diseases and cancer. In 1998, the Company launched Synagis (palivizumab) in the United States for preventing respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in high-risk pediatric patients. Synagis is the first monoclonal antibody approved for an infectious disease and has become an important new pediatric product for the prevention of RSV, the leading cause of pneumonia and bronchiolitis in infants and children. The Company also markets CytoGam (Cytomegalovirus Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), CMV-IGIV) and RespiGam (Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), RSV-IGIV) and has five new product candidates undergoing clinical trials.


One MedImmune Way
United States of America


Phone: (301) 398-0000
Fax: 301 527 4200

News Articles [76 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Kiniksa licenses mavrilimumab from MedImmune

MedImmune LLC granted Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals Ltd. exclusive global rights to develop and sell the granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor (GM-CSF) antagonist mavrilimumab. Kiniksa also gets ...

Medimmune: Joining forces with Amgen to develop and commercialise clinical-stage inflammation portfolio.

In this episode of PharmaTelevision News Review, filmed at #BIO2012 Convention in Boston, Fintan Walton talks to Atul Saran, SVP Corporate Development and Ventures at Medimmune.

MedImmune: Open, transparent and collaborative

Jane Osbourne (Vice President, Research and Development at MedImmune), discusses AstraZeneca’s recent move to Cambridge, the company’s strategy for collaboration. She also discusses her role with ...

We join @MedImmune in congratulating Dr. Winter and the other #nobelprizechemistry laureates. @Bicycle_tx @MRC_LMB @NobelPrize …

We join @MedImmune in congratulating Dr. Winter and the other #nobelprizechemistry laureates. @Bicycle_tx @MRC_LMB @NobelPrize &hell...

Immunomedics and AZ/MedImmune enter trial collaboration

Immunomedics and AstraZeneca PLC/MedImmune LLC entered a trial collaboration to study the potential combination of Imfinzi (durvalumab) and sacituzumab govitecan as a front-line therapy for triple-neg...

AstraZeneca, MedImmune present OS data of phase III PACIFIC trial of Imfinzi to treat unresectable, Stage III lung cancer at IASLC WCLC 2018 conference

AstraZeneca and MedImmune, its global biologics research and development arm, have presented data on overall survival (OS) in the phase III PACIFIC trial of Imfinzi during the Presidential Symposium o...

MedImmune and 4D Molecular Therapeutics Collaborate on AAV Gene Therapy for Lung Disease

AstraZeneca’s MedImmune and 4D Molecular Therapeutics forged a collaboration to develop a gene therapy for chronic lung disease.

AstraZeneca, MedImmune: Imfinzi Significantly Improved OS In PACIFIC Trial

British drug major AstraZeneca (AZN.L, AZN) and MedImmune Inc. (MEDI), the company's global biologics research and development arm, said Tuesday that they presented data on overall survival or OS in t...

PubMed Articles [1 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Update: ACIP Recommendations for the Use of Quadrivalent Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (LAIV4) - United States, 2018-19 Influenza Season.

Intranasally administered live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) was initially licensed in the United States in 2003 as a trivalent formulation (LAIV3) (FluMist, MedImmune, LLC). Quadrivalent live a...

Clinical Trials [5 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Safety and Immunogenicity Study of MEDI-517 (GSK 580299) With or Without Adjuvant in Healthy Adult Females

The goals of this study are to describe the safety, reactogenicity and immunogenicity of MEDI-517 with and without adjuvant in HPV-naïve humans. Long-term immune data is collected. This ...

Efficacy Study of HPV-16/18 Vaccine (GSK 580299) to Prevent HPV-16 and/or -18 Cervical Infection in Young Healthy Women

The purpose of this phase IIB MedImmune-sponsored study was to evaluate the efficacy of the HPV-16/18 VLP vaccine in the prevention of infection with HPV-16 and/or HPV-18 in adolescent and...

Dose-Comparison Study to Evaluate the Safety and Immunogenicity of MEDI-517 (GSK 580299) in Healthy Adult Females

The purpose of this Phase II study is to provide data regarding the safety and immunogenicity for a range of dose levels of MEDI-517 in women who are HPV-16/18 seronegative and negative fo...

Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine Immunogenicity and Safety Trial in Young Adult Women With GSK Bio's Novel HPV Vaccine.

Human Papilloma viruses (HPV) are viruses that cause infections of the skin and genitals in men and women. Several types of HPV infection are transmitted by sexual activity and, in women, ...

Durvalumab in Pediatric and Adolescent Patients

Durvalumab is a human monoclonal antibody (mAb) of the immunoglobulin G1 kappa subclass that inhibits binding of Programmed Death Ligand 1 (PD-L1) and is being developed by AstraZeneca/Med...

Companies [17 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

RollStream and MedImmune

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MedImmune Incorporated is a biotechnology company headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with three products on themarket and a diverse product development portfolio. MedImmune is focused on using a...

ADC Therapeutics Sarl

ADC Therapeutics (ADCT) is a Swiss-based oncology drug development company that specializes in the development of proprietary Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs) targeting major cance...

Applied Genetic Technologies, Corporation,

Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation (AGTC) was founded in January, 1999 by five scientific leaders in the use of viral vectors for Gene Therapy. They subsequently secured rights to a portfolio of...

Genaera Corporation

Genaera Corporation has developed trodusquemine (MSI-1436) for type 2 diabetes and obesity and has a fully out-licensed partnership with MedImmune, Inc. that is in phase 2 clinical testing in asthma.

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