Synlogic Announces Phenylketonuria Data Presentation at the 14th International Congress on Innate Errors of Metabolism
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., November 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Synlogic, Inc. (Nasdaq: SYBX), a clinical-stage company bringing the transformative potential of synthetic biology to medicine, today announced the presentation of new data from the clinical development program of the Society for Phenylketonuria (PKU) at the 14th Annual Congress of Innate Errors of Metabolism Meeting held at Sydney, Australia November 21-24, 2021.
Last minute oral presentation:
- Summary # 568: Reduction of Plasma Phenylalanine Levels in Patients with Phenylketonuria with Live Bacterial Therapeutic SYNB1618.
- Presenter: Dr. Jerry Vockley, University of Pittsburgh and the UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
- Session: Latest news, Tuesday 23 Novemberrd, 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Local time (AEDT) / 7:45 p.m. – 8:45 p.m. (EDT)
- Summary # 569: Increased Phe Lowering Potential with SYNB1934, a Living Biotherapeutic with Improved PAL Variant. Presenter: Dr. Marja Puurunen, Synlogic
- Summary # 278: Development of an optimized and improved live bacterial therapy degrading phenylalanine, SYNB1934, for the treatment of phenylketonuria. Presenter: Catherine monahan, Synlogic
- Summary # 474: Characterization of dietary protein intake in PKU patients. Presenter: Dr Mesaki K. Ndugga-Kabuye, Synlogic
In addition to presentations on the PKU program, preclinical data for SYNB1353, an experimental synthetic biotic drug consuming methionine for the treatment of homocystinuria, will also be presented.
Learn more about Synlogic’s programs and pipeline by visiting https://www.synlogictx.com/.
Synlogic ™ brings the transformative potential of synthetic biology to medicine. With a leading synthetic biology platform that leverages a reproducible and modular approach to microbial engineering, Synlogic designs synthetic biotic drugs that target the underlying biology validated to treat disease in new ways. Synlogic’s proprietary pipeline includes synthetic biotics for the treatment of metabolic disorders including phenylketonuria (PKU) and enteric hyperoxaluria. The company is also in the process of building a portfolio of assets that can be the subject of partnerships in immunology and oncology.
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