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November 13, 2019

Minoryx Therapeutics receives Orphan Drug Designation from the European Commission for leriglitazone in the treatment of Friedreich’s Ataxia

Minoryx Therapeutics receives Orphan Drug Designation from the European Commission for leriglitazone in the treatment of Friedreich’s Ataxia Leriglitazone (MIN-102) is a novel, brain penetrant, orally bioavailable and selective PPARγ agonist Second Orphan Drug Designation granted by the European Commission for leriglitazone, in addition to X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) Orphan Drug Status provides a number of […]

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November 13, 2019

Business Alliance between Promethera Biosciences SA and MEDIPAL HOLDINGS

Notice of Business Alliance between Promethera® Biosciences SA and MEDIPAL HOLDINGS – Bringing Innovative Liver-Focused Cell Therapies to Japanese Markets –   Promethera® Biosciences SA (“Promethera®“) and MEDIPAL HOLDINGS CORPORATION (“MEDIPAL”) today announced that they have entered into a business alliance agreement. In conjunction with today’s alliance, MEDIPAL has decided to increase its shareholdings in the […]

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October 28, 2019

EyeD Pharma CEO Melanie Mestdagt in the news

EyeD Pharma CEO Melanie Mestdagt in the news

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October 17, 2019

Minoryx Therapeutics receives FDA Orphan Drug Designation for leriglitazone in Friedreich’s Ataxia

Minoryx Therapeutics receives FDA Orphan Drug Designation for leriglitazone in Friedreich’s Ataxia   Leriglitazone (MIN-102) is a novel, brain penetrant, orally bioavailable and selective PPARγ agonist Second Orphan Drug Designation granted by the FDA for leriglitazone in addition to X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) Potential for seven years of marketing exclusivity in the USA upon approval in […]

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October 16, 2019

Immunic, Inc. Expands Board of Directors with Appointment of Industry Veteran Tamar Howson

Immunic, Inc. Expands Board of Directors with Appointment of Industry Veteran Tamar Howson   SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing best-in-class, oral therapies for the treatment of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced the appointment of Tamar Howson, a highly seasoned life sciences executive, […]

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October 11, 2019

Immunic, Inc. Announces Completion of Enrollment for its Phase 2 EMPhASIS Trial of IMU-838 in Patients with Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Immunic, Inc. Announces Completion of Enrollment for its Phase 2 EMPhASIS Trial of IMU-838 in Patients with Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis   – Milestone Achieved Nine Months Ahead of Initial Schedule; Top-Line Data Expected in Q3 2020 –   SAN DIEGO, Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing best-in-class, […]

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October 9, 2019

Minoryx: Un axe Espagne-Belgique pour sauter la barrière

Minoryx News Article: Un axe Espagne-Belgique pour sauter la barrière  

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October 8, 2019

Minoryx Therapeutics completes enrollment in FRAMES phase 2 trial with leriglitazone in Friedreich’s Ataxia

Minoryx Therapeutics completes enrollment in FRAMES phase 2 trial with leriglitazone in Friedreich’s Ataxia Recruitment of 39 patients in multicenter European phase 2 trial completed ahead of schedule   Mataró, Barcelona, Spain and Charleroi, Belgium, October 8, 2019 – Minoryx Therapeutics, a company specializing in the development of innovative treatments for orphan central nervous system […]

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October 4, 2019

Novadip Biosciences – Belgische ‘biotechplasticine’ redt been vijfjarige

  Novadip Press Article: Belgische ‘biotechplasticine’ redt been vijfjarige

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October 2, 2019

Novadip Biosciences Presents Clinical Case Study on Next Generation Tissue Regeneration Therapy for Critical Size Bone Reconstruction at EORS Conference

Novadip Biosciences Presents Clinical Case Study on Next Generation Tissue Regeneration Therapy for Critical Size Bone Reconstruction at EORS Conference Study highlights potential benefit in rare pediatric orthopedic disorder   Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium, October 2, 2019: Novadip Biosciences (“Novadip” or “the company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company leveraging its unique tissue regeneration technology platform to generate multiple […]

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September 23, 2019

FierceBiotech names Confo Therapeutics as one of its “Fierce 15” Biotech Companies of 2019

FierceBiotech names Confo Therapeutics as one of its “Fierce 15” Biotech Companies of 2019 Ghent, Belgium, 23 September 2019 – Confo Therapeutics, a pioneering biopharma company, today announces that it has been named by FierceBiotech as one of 2019’s Fierce 15 biotechnology companies, designating it as one of the most promising private biotechnology companies in […]

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September 18, 2019

Immunic, Inc. Doses First Healthy Volunteer in its Phase 1 Clinical Program of IMU-935, a Potentially Best-in-Class RORgt Inverse Agonist

Immunic, Inc. Doses First Healthy Volunteer in its Phase 1 Clinical Program of IMU-935, a Potentially Best-in-Class RORgt Inverse Agonist   SAN DIEGO, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing potentially best-in-class, oral therapies for the treatment of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced dosing of the first healthy […]

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September 10, 2019

Immunic, Inc.’s Interim Dosing Analysis of IMU-838 as Part of its Ongoing Phase 2 CALDOSE-1 Study in Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Ulcerative Colitis Establishes Broad, Potentially Safe and Effective Dose Range

Immunic, Inc.’s Interim Dosing Analysis of IMU-838 as Part of its Ongoing Phase 2 CALDOSE-1 Study in Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Ulcerative Colitis Establishes Broad, Potentially Safe and Effective Dose Range   – Unblinded Data Review Committee Recommended Continuation of the Lowest, 10 mg Dose as well as the Highest, 45 mg Dose –   – […]

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July 3, 2019

Confo Therapeutics and DyNAbind announce drug discovery collaboration to identify novel GPCR-modulating compounds

Ghent, Belgium, and Dresden, Germany – 3 July 2019 – Confo Therapeutics, an emerging drug discovery company, and DyNAbind GmbH today announce a drug discovery collaboration on an undisclosed G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR). The collaboration will combine ConfoBodyTM-enabled GPCRs with DyNAbind’s Dynamic DNA-encoded Library for the discovery of small molecule GPCR-modulating compounds. Under the terms […]

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June 20, 2019

Confo Therapeutics receives €1.7 million grant from VLAIO

Ghent, Belgium, 20 June 2019 – Confo Therapeutics, an emerging drug discovery company, today announces that it has been awarded a €1.7 million grant from Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship (VLAIO). The grant will run over two years and will support one of the Company’s proprietary pre-clinical programs, targeting a neurological orphan indication. The grant will […]

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June 4, 2019

First patient dosed in the FRAMES phase 2 trial in Friedreich’s Ataxia

Mataró, Barcelona, Spain and Charleroi, Belgium, June 4, 2019- Minoryx Therapeutics, a company specializing in the development of new drugs for orphan diseases, today announces that the first patient has been dosed with its lead candidate, leriglitazone (MIN102), in the phase 2 FRAMES clinical trial in Friedreich’s Ataxia. This first patient was dosed at the […]

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June 1, 2019

Safety and immune stimulation data from an intranodal delivery of TriMix mRNA

Safety and immune stimulation data from an intranodal delivery of TriMix mRNA, in the adjuvant melanoma study E011-MEL Niel (Belgium), 1 June 2019 – eTheRNA immunotherapies NV (Niel, Belgium) announces that Dr. Ana Arance, Medical Oncologist at Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, will present safety and immune response data from the E011-MEL study at the ASCO […]

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May 29, 2019

Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

Niel (Belgium), 29 May 2019 – eTheRNA immunotherapies NV, the mRNA immunotherapy company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ulrich Platte as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer. Ulrich will join the company on 3rd June 2019. Ulrich has a broad experience acquired over the last 20 years in different industries including the life sciences, […]

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May 23, 2019

Novadip presents data at 30th annual EURAPS Research Council Meeting

Novadip Biosciences presents data at 30th annual EURAPS Research Council Meeting Data demonstrates safety and efficacy of allogenic 3D scaffold-free tissue engineered product for deep thickness skin regeneration Mont-Saint Guibert, Belgium, 23 May 2019: Novadip Biosciences (“Novadip”), a regenerative medicine company and pioneer in the development of three-dimensional tissue products derived from adipose stem cells […]

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May 20, 2019

EyeD Pharma successfully raises €28 million

Fund+, Qbic and a number of respected Belgian entrepreneurs have placed their trust in EyeD Pharma, a Liège-based pharmaceutical company. Its exceptional fundraising of €28 million will enable progress in the development and production of innovative therapeutic solutions in ophthalmology, particularly for the treatment of glaucoma. Liège, 20 May 2019 – EyeD Pharma was created […]

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May 7, 2019

Confo Therapeutics raises €30 million in Series A financing

Round led by BioGeneration Ventures and co-led by Wellington Partners, with investments by Fund+, Perceptive Advisors and existing investors Ghent, Belgium, 7 May 2019 – Confo Therapeutics, an emerging drug discovery company, today announces the completion of a €30 million ($33.4 million) Series A financing. The investment was led by BioGeneration Ventures (BGV) and co-led […]

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May 6, 2019

Promethera Biosciences completes €39,7 million ($44,4 million) Series D financing

Proceeds will support ongoing clinical evaluation of HepaStem® in ACLF and launch of a clinical trial in late stage NASH set to commence in H1 2019 in Europe with significant further expansion into the US and Asia Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium, and Tokyo, Japan, May 7, 2019 – Promethera Biosciences SA, a global innovator in cell-based medicines […]

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April 12, 2019

Complete transaction creating Nasdaq-listed company targeting chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases

– Developing Oral Therapies with Best-in-Class Potential – – Lead Program, IMU-838, Already Advanced into Phase 2 Studies in Ulcerative Colitis and RelapsingRemitting Multiple Sclerosis – – Proceeds of approximately USD 30 million from concurrent financing to fund clinical development pipeline – – Trading to Commence on The Nasdaq Capital Market under Symbol “IMUX” on […]

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