Blade Therapeutics to Present Data from Preclinical and Phase 1 Studies of Cudetaxestat at the American Thoracic Society 2022 International Conference
March 24, 2022 at 08:00 AM EDT
Blade Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing cutting-edge treatments for debilitating fibrotic and neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that the company will present data for cudetaxestat in three posters at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) 2022 International Conference, May 13-18, 2022, The Moscone Center, in San Francisco. The poster presentations will include new data from a phase 1 drug-drug interaction clinical study of cudetaxestat, an investigational non-competitive autotaxin inhibitor in clinical development for IPF and other fibrotic diseases. The company will also present data from preclinical drug-drug interaction studies of cudetaxestat.
Poster Presentation Details
Abstract Title: Preclinical Evaluation of Cudetaxestat for Potential Drug-Drug Interactions (Poster #P424) (click here)
Abstract Title: Differentiating Characteristics of Cudetaxestat (BLD-0409), a Non-Competitive Autotaxin Inhibitor Under Development to Treat Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (Poster #815) (click here)
For additional information, please visit the ATS 2022 International Conference website.
About Blade Therapeutics
On November 8, 2021, Biotech Acquisition Company (NASDAQ: BIOT), a special purpose acquisition company affiliated with SPRIM Global Investments, and Blade announced (click here) that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Upon the closing of the transaction, the combined company will be renamed Blade Biotherapeutics, Inc., and is expected to be listed on Nasdaq under the symbol “BBTX.” PIPE financing is anchored by leading institutional investors, including Deerfield Management, Pfizer Ventures, Bristol Myers Squibb, MPM Capital and Osage University Partners.
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Blade Therapeutics will present three posters for cudetaxestat, an investigational non-competitive autotaxin inhibitor in development for IPF, at American Thoracic Society 2022 International Conference in San Francisco. #ATS2022