Light activated chemotherapy for treatment of early-stage mouth cancers.

Developing new therapeutic solutions to improve patient’s function and long-term outcomes.
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OVERVIEW

LightOx is headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK and is developing new light activated drug compounds for the treatment of early stage and pre-cancerous lesions and is currently completing pre-clinical testing.

Our lead candidate will enter Phase I/2a study for the treatment of early-stage oral cancer lesions in 2022 with our clinical team in Liverpool, UK. With 5 global patent families and an experienced team in developing new therapeutic agents LightOx has a solid scientific and commercial base and looks to develop a range of treatments from its new therapeutic agents.

Our pipeline projects and applications spread beyond oncology targets with the technology demonstrated in bacterial, fungal and plant species.

Our new technologies fundamentally change the way in which light-based therapies are delivered to the patient.

LightOx are developing a treatment that could be used in the dentist chair, by applying a gel to the affected area and activating this with light the treatment is quick, simple and comes with fewer side effects than surgery.
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LXD191

LightOx are developing a new class of light activated chemotherapy for the treatment or oral cancer. We use photosensitising agents along with light to kill cancer cells.
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Probes

A Unique Range of Molecular Tools for use in Imaging, Therapeutics and Assay Development.
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