Vigene Biosciences

July 23, 2020 | Samantha Subin

Two Maryland Companies Join Forces to Manufacture Potential COVID-19 Vaccine

Two Maryland companies are partnering to manufacture  a potential vaccine candidate for COVID-19. Gaithersburg-based Altimmune, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company and Vigene Biosciences, a Rockville-based biotechnology company, announced the partnership in a press release July 22. The vaccine, known as AdCOVID (TM), works to block infection by stimulating antibodies in the nasal cavity and can […]

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January 30, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

Biosciences Facility in Rockville Striving to Help Cure Serious Diseases

Maryland’s booming biotech field just added a major new facility. Vigene Biosciences opened its new headquarters in Rockville on Wednesday and officials say it’s a pioneer in gene therapy. The $20 million, state-of-the-art facility will be a place where scientists can work towards curing serious and rare diseases. Vigene Biosciences COO, Dr. Jeffrey Hung says […]

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