Mustang Bio Announces First Patient Treated in Its Multicenter Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of MB-106, a First-in-Class CD20-targeted, Autologous CAR T Cell Therapy to Treat B-cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia


Enrollment continues in clinical trial of MB-106 under Mustang’s IND; next data disclosure anticipated 4Q 2022 Ongoing clinical trial of MB-106 at Fred Hutch continues to demonstrate high efficacy, durable responses, and favorable safety profile across wide range of hematologic malignancies Excerpt from the Press Release: WORCESTER, Mass., Oct. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mustang…

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Immuneering Announces FDA Clearance of IND Application for Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial of IMM-1-104 to Treat Advanced Solid Tumors with RAS Mutations


Initiation of Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial Expected to Occur in Q4 2022 Excerpt from the Press Release: CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Immuneering Corporation (Nasdaq: IMRX), a biopharmaceutical company that aims to create medicines for all patients with solid tumors driven by RAS mutations and other MAPK pathway activation events, today announced…

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Jaguar Health Subsidiary Napo Pharmaceuticals Announces Activation by FDA of Investigational New Drug (IND) Application for NP-300, a Novel Drug Candidate for the Symptomatic Relief and Treatment of Diarrhea from Cholera and Other Pathogens


Excerpt from the Press Release: SAN FRANCISCO, CA / ACCESSWIRE / September 29, 2022 / Napo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Napo”), the wholly-owned subsidiary of Jaguar Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAGX) (“Jaguar” or the “Company”) today announced the activation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the Investigational New Drug (IND) application for Napo’s NP-300, a novel…

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Cellevolve Bio Submits Investigational New Drug (IND) Application for Global Phase 2, Placebo-controlled Study of CE-VST01-JC for the Treatment of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML)


CE-VST-01-JC is a novel, allogeneic, off-the-shelf, T cell therapy that targets the JC Virus, the virus that causes progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) ASCEND-JC is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 2 study with sites planned across US, Europe, and Canada Licensed and developed in collaboration with QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute’s Professor Rajiv Khanna; NIH’s Irene…

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Better Therapeutics Submits De Novo Request to U.S. FDA for BT-001 Investigational Prescription Digital Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes


Submission follows completion of first-in-class trial demonstrating significant improvements in A1c reduction with investigational therapy targeting the root causes of type 2 diabetes. Excerpt from the Press Release: SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Better Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: BTTX), a prescription digital therapeutics (PDT) company developing a novel form of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) to address the root causes…

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TRACON Pharmaceuticals Announces Submission of IND Application for CTLA-4 Antibody YH001 for the Treatment of Front-line Sarcoma Patients in Combination with Envafolimab


Excerpt from the Press Release: SAN DIEGO, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TRACON Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: TCON), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company utilizing a cost-efficient, CRO-independent product development platform to advance its pipeline of novel targeted cancer therapeutics and to partner with other life science companies, today announced that the company submitted an Investigational…

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AISA Pharma Announces Positive Data Safety Monitoring Board Review of First Phase 2 Data of Profervia® to treat Raynaud’s Disease in Scleroderma Patients


Company to Move Forward with Key U.S. Regulatory Applications – Investigational New Drug and Orphan Drug Designation BOSTON, July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aisa Pharma, Inc. a privately-funded, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) for the RECONNOITER Phase 2 study of Aisa’s Profervia® once-daily novel, oral calcium-channel antagonist…

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Acer Therapeutics and Relief Therapeutics Announce ACER-001 IND Submission for the Treatment of Maple Syrup Urine Disease


Phase 2a trial initiation planned for the first half of 2023 subject to IND clearance and available capital Excerpt from the Press Release: NEWTON, Mass. and GENEVA, Switzerland, July 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acer Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: ACER) (Acer) and its collaboration partner, RELIEF THERAPEUTICS Holding SA (SIX: RLF, OTCQB: RLFTF, RLFTY) (Relief), today…

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Omega Therapeutics Announces Submission of Investigational New Drug Application for OTX-2002, an Omega Epigenomic Controller, for MYC Driven Hepatocellular Carcinoma


Investigational New Drug Application Submitted by Omega Represents the First Epigenomic Controller in a New Class of Programmable mRNA Therapeutics Excerpt from the Press Release: CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Omega Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OMGA) (“Omega”) today announced the submission of an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the U.S. Food and Drug…

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Nexus Medical Labs Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization for SARS-CoV-2 Test Using the RHINOstic™ Automated Nasal Swab from Rhinostics


Automated and Easily Scalable Swab-Based Workflow Supports Increased Sample Throughput and Processing Consistency Excerpt from the Press Release: WALTHAM, Mass. & WATERTOWN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rhinostics Inc. and Nexus Medical Labs recently received Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a molecular SARS-CoV-2 test enabling unsupervised self-collection. The test, based on…

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