Press Releases

Intellia Therapeutics Announces FDA Clearance of Investigational New Drug (IND) Application for NTLA-2002, an In Vivo CRISPR-Based Investigational Therapy for the Treatment of Hereditary Angioedema (HAE)


NTLA-2002 is a single dose, in vivo genome editing candidate designed to prevent potentially life-threatening swelling attacks in people with HAE Excerpt from the Press Release: CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 02, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTLA), a leading clinical-stage genome editing company focused on developing potentially curative therapies leveraging CRISPR-based technologies, today announced…

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Flamingo Therapeutics and Dynacure Announce Merger to Create Leading RNA Therapeutics Company Focused on Clinical Oncology


-Combined company to be named Flamingo Therapeutics, focused on advancing Flamingo’s asset danvatirsen in a Phase II trial PEMDA-HN in Head & Neck cancer and IND-ready program targeting MALAT-1 (FTX-001), in oncology- -Merger leverages common synergies of Flamingo and Dynacure, including deep expertise in RNA-targeting and clinical drug development- Excerpt from the Press Release: LEUVEN,…

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AstraZeneca and Merck present final results of key secondary overall survival endpoint from Phase III PROpel trial at ASCO GU Cancers Symposium


Results showed an absolute difference of an additional 7.4 months in median overall survival for LYNPARZA® (olaparib) plus abiraterone in this setting vs. abiraterone alone Excerpt from the Press Release: WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Results from the final prespecified overall survival (OS) analysis of the PROpel Phase III trial in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) showed LYNPARZA®…

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First AML Patient Transplanted with Vor Bio’s Trem-cel Demonstrated Durable Engraftment through Multiple Mylotarg™ Cycles at Initial Dose Level


Excerpt from the Press Release: CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vor Bio (Nasdaq: VOR), a clinical-stage cell and genome engineering company, presented clinical data from VBP101, its Phase 1/2a multicenter, open-label, first-in-human study of trem-cel (previously VOR33) in patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). In the first patient, trem-cel maintained hematopoiesis through three…

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Fore Biotherapeutics Announces First Patient Dosed in Global Phase 2 Trial Evaluating FORE8394 in BRAF-Mutated Solid and Brain Tumors


Excerpt from the Press Release: PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fore Biotherapeutics (Fore Bio), a precision oncology company dedicated to developing innovative treatments that provide a better outcome for cancer patients, today announced that the first patient has been dosed in the global Phase 2 FORTE clinical trial evaluating FORE8394 with cobicistat in patients with solid or central nervous…

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Denali Therapeutics Announces New Interim Data from DNL310 Phase 1/2 Study for MPS II and DNL126 Preclinical Data for MPS IIIA at WORLDSymposium™


Over 49 weeks of DNL310 (ETV:IDS) treatment in the Phase 1/2 study, positive changes across measures of exploratory clinical outcomes including VABS-II (adaptive behavior) and BSID-III (cognitive capabilities) scores and global impression scales were observed Interim Phase 1/2 data also suggest that DNL310 improves hearing, as assessed by auditory brainstem response testing Additional biomarker data…

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Pioneering Delix Therapeutics Study Published in ‘Science’ Elucidates the Mechanism of Psychedelic-Induced Neuroplasticity


New peer-reviewed paper reveals new findings that can lead to more effective medicines for a range of health conditions Excerpt from the Press Release: BOSTON, Feb. 16, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Delix Therapeutics (the “Company”), a neuroscience company developing novel disease-modifying, neuroplasticity-promoting therapeutics for psychiatric and neurological conditions, shared the findings of a new study published…

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Jasper Therapeutics Announces Positive Follow-up Clinical Data from Investigator-Sponsored Study of Briquilimab Conditioning in Fanconi Anemia Patients at the 2023 Transplantation & Cellular Therapy Meetings of the ASTCT and CIBMTR


Excerpt from the Press Release: REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jasper Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: JSPR) (Jasper), a biotechnology company focused on developing novel antibody therapies targeting c-Kit (CD117) to address diseases such as chronic spontaneous urticaria and lower to intermediate risk myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) as well as novel stem cell transplant…

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Akamis Bio, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, and Cancer Research Institute Announce Expanded Partnership to Advance Novel Treatments for Pancreatic Cancer


– Akamis Bio’s clinical-stage NG-350A tumor gene therapy to be included as a novel combination therapeutic agent in a new cohort of the REVOLUTION platform study – New cohort will assess the ability of NG-350A in combination with ipilimumab and standard of care chemotherapy to drive a CD40 agonist-mediated antitumor immune response in metastatic pancreatic…

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Trial Data Indicates Targeted, Short Course Radiation Therapy Preserves Urinary Continence and Sexual Function Better Than Surgery in Men With Prostate Cancer


Excerpt from the Press Release: SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 16, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Accuray Incorporated (NASDAQ: ARAY) announced today that data from the randomized, multicenter trial PACE-A (PACE – Prostate Advances in Comparative Evidence) indicates that stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), in comparison to surgery, better preserves urinary continence and sexual function in men with localized…

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