Triumvira Announces Grant of T Cell Antigen Coupler (TAC) Technology Patent by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

May 6, 2020

AUSTIN, Texas & HAMILTON, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Triumvira Immunologics (Triumvira), a privately-held biopharmaceutical company developing a novel platform for engineering T-cells to attack cancers, today announced the issuance of key claims in U.S. Patent No. 10640562 entitled “T cell-antigen coupler with various construct optimizations.” The newly allowed TAC-CD19 composition-of-matter claims build on other composition-of-matter claims previously granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office and expand the protection of the company’s TAC platform and therapeutic product candidates. “Expanding intellectual property protection of our TAC platform is key to developing a solid technology platform, and this issuance confirms that the TAC is a well-differentiated technology,” said Dr. Paul Lammers, Triumvira’s President and CEO. “Issuance of our composition-of-matter claims further strengthens our position as a company pioneering novel engineered T cell approaches as we are bringing this innovative treatment to patients.”