BETHESDA, Md., June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gain Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: GANX) (“Gain”), a biotechnology firm targeted on redefining drug discovery by figuring out and optimizing allosteric binding websites which have by no means earlier than been focused, right this moment introduced the publication of two PCT patents. PCT/IB2020/061158 and PCT/IB2020/0611156 are directed at compounds concentrating on misfolded beta-glucocerebrosidase (GBA) and galactosylceramidase (GALC) respectively, addressing central nervous system (CNS) and demyelinating issues similar to Parkinson’s Illness, Lewy physique dementia and Alzheimer’s.
“It is a pivotal milestone for Gain Therapeutics as these two patents spotlight the affiliation between the strategy to treating uncommon illnesses, similar to Gaucher Illness and Krabbe Illness, and the strategy to treating extra extensively prevalent and rising illness states like Parkinson’s Illness and A number of Sclerosis,” stated Eric Richman, Chief Govt Officer of Gain. “The 2 issued patents replicate our focus and dedication to creating first in school therapies for these CNS and lysosomal storage illnesses, and we’re excited to strengthen our mental property and advance our potential to deal with sufferers with these devastating illnesses.”
PCT/IB2020/061158 covers compounds and therapeutic makes use of of situations related to the alteration of Beta-glucocerebrosidase (GBA). These situations embrace Gaucher Illness, Parkinson’s Illness, and different Lewy physique issues together with Alzheimer’s Illness and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
PCT/IB2020/0611156 covers compounds and therapeutic makes use of of situations related to the alteration of galactosylceramidase (GALC). These situations embrace lysosomal storage illnesses and different demyelinating illnesses, similar to Krabbe Illness, Lewy physique dementia, A number of Sclerosis, and peripheral neuropathy.
About Gain Therapeutics, Inc.
Gain Therapeutics, Inc. is redefining drug discovery with its SEE-Tx™ goal identification platform. By figuring out and optimizing allosteric binding websites which have by no means earlier than been focused, Gain is unlocking new remedy choices for difficult-to-treat issues characterised by protein misfolding. Gain was established in 2017 with the help of its founders and institutional traders. It has been awarded funding help from The Michael J. Fox Basis for Parkinson’s Analysis (MJFF) and The Silverstein Basis for Parkinson’s with GBA, in addition to from the Eurostars-2 joint program with co-funding from the European Union Horizon 2020 analysis and Innosuisse. In July 2020, Gain Therapeutics, Inc. accomplished a share alternate with Gain Therapeutics, SA, a Swiss company, whereby GT Gain Therapeutics SA turned a completely owned subsidiary of Gain Therapeutics, Inc.
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