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    Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX)

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    Dynavax Technologies Corporation
    2929 Seventh Street
    Suite 100
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    United States - Map
    Phone: 510-848-5100
    Fax: 510-848-1327
    Website: http://www.dynavax.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Full Time Employees:197

    Business Summary 

    Dynavax Technologies Corporation, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, discovers and develops novel vaccines and therapeutics in the United States. Its development programs focuses on vaccine adjuvants, cancer immunotherapy, and autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. The company’s lead products include HEPLISAV-B, an investigational adult hepatitis B vaccine, which is in Phase III clinical trials; and SD-101, a C Class CpG TLR9 agonist for the treatment of cancer, which is in Phase I/II multicenter clinical trial. Its product portfolio also comprises AZD1419 for the treatment of asthma, which is in Phase II clinical trial; DV1179, a TLR7/9 inhibitor that is in Phase Ib/IIa for the treatment of autoimmune and inflammatory conditions; and DV281 and CpG-Nanoparticles, which are in preclinical studies for cancer immunotherapy. It has a research collaboration and license agreement with AstraZeneca AB to conduct a Phase IIa safety and efficacy trial of AZD1419 for the treatment of asthma; and strategic alliance with GlaxoSmithKline to discover, develop, and commercialize TLR inhibitors. The company was formerly known as Double Helix Corporation and changed its name to Dynavax Technologies Corporation in September 1996. Dynavax Technologies Corporation was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Berkeley, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Dynavax Technologies Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2016 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 10.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Eddie Gray , 57
    Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    Dr. Dennis A. Carson Ph.D., M.D., 69
    Co-Founder and Director
    Mr. Michael S. Ostrach J.D., 64
    Chief Financial Officer, Chief Bus. Officer, Sr. VP and Sec.
    Mr. David F. Novack , 54
    Sr. VP of Operations and Quality
    Dr. Robert L. Coffman Ph.D., 69
    Chief Scientific Officer and Sr. VP
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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