Asylia Announces Formation of Distinguished Scientific Advisory Board
HOUSTON, July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Asylia Therapeutics (“Asylia”), a development-stage biotechnology company advancing novel immune modulating therapies for cancer and autoimmune diseases, today announced the formation of a Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) comprised of prominent experts and thought leaders in immunology and cancer biology. The formation of the SAB reflects significant progress with Asylia’s clinical development strategy as the company advances its lead candidate ASY-77A towards human safety and proof-of-concept studies.
“We are privileged to have the opportunity to work with this extraordinary group of thought leaders on our current and future discovery and clinical research activities,” said Jeno Gyuris, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer of Asylia. “ASY-77A is a first-in-class therapeutic candidate with the potential to treat multiple diseases, and we look forward to leveraging our new SAB’s considerable insights as we advance it through clinical development, with an initial focus on cancer.”
The SAB will provide rigorous scientific review and strategic guidance to Asylia’s management with regards to its R&D activities and therapeutic portfolio. The members are:
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