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SOM Biotech signs licensing agreement with the University of Minnesota

SOM Biotech signs licensing agreement

SOM Biotech announced that it has signed a licensing agreement with the University of Minnesota. This license agreement follows the completion of research under a sponsored research agreement (SRA) signed in 2019, in which the University of Minnesota conducted a series of in vitro studies on potential pre-clinical product candidates for Duchenne and Becker muscular …

SOM Biotech signs letter of intent with Megapharm to commercialize SOM3355 in Israel and the Palestinian Authority

SOM Biotech (“SOM” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a proprietary AI-based drug discovery technology and a focus on neurological orphan diseases, today announces that it has signed a letter of intent with Megapharm Ltd. (“Megapharm”), a leading Israel-based pharmaceutical company, regarding a potential exclusive distribution agreement for the commercialization of SOM3355 to …

SOM Biotech granted Orphan Drug Designation by the FDA for SOM3355

~SOM3355 has the potential to be an alternative to current VMAT2 inhibitors with a significantly improved side effect profile for the treatment of chorea in Huntington´s disease~  SOM Biotech (“SOM” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage drug discovery and development company focused on orphan diseases of the Central Nervous System, today announces that the U.S. Food …

SOM Biotech presents positive Phase 2a data with SOM3355 at the 34thECNP Congress 2021

SOM Biotech presents positive Phase 2a data with SOM3355

~Data show SOM3355 reduces chorea in patients with Huntingdon’s Disease and has a good safety profile~ ~SOM3355 discovered through SOM Biotech’s proprietary artificial intelligence-based computational technology SOMAI PRO~ SOM Biotech today announces it will be presenting positive Phase 2a data with SOM3355, an oral vesicular monoamine transporter 2 (VMAT2) inhibitor for the symptomatic treatment of …

SOM Biotech performed a presentation at the University of Barcelona Summer Course dedicated to Rare Diseases

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SOM Biotech performed a presentation at the University of Barcelona Summer Course dedicated to Rare Diseases. The course was held from the 5th to the 9th of July. Dr. Raúl Insa, CEO of the company, performed the presentation on the topic of drug repurposing for Rare Diseases. The main objective of the course was to …

SOM Biotech recognized as an innovative company by the Ministry of Science and Innovation

SOM Biotech announces that it has obtained an INNOVATIVE SME seal from the Ministry of Science and Innovation. This distinction recognizes SOM Biotech’s contribution to R&D innovation. The accreditation highlights the innovative business model, based on a pioneering computational chemistry technology that the company has developed to accelerate and streamline the drug discovery and development …

SOM Biotech appoints Marc Casellas as Chief Financial Officer

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

SOM Biotech announces the appointment of Marc Casellas as Chief Financial Officer. Mr Casellas has an extensive finance experience across the healthcare and venture capital sectors, especially in providing financing to life science companies at different stages of growth. Prior to joining SOM Biotech, Marc Casellas most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of Ysios …

SOM Biotech to participate at the BIO International Convention 2021

SOM Biotech announces its participation in the BIO International Convention 2021 on June 10th – 18th, that will take place digitally. Hosted by the Biotechnology Innovation Organisation, the event is the largest global event for the biotechnology industry that attracts the leading biotech companies, scientists, research institutions, advisors, and qualified investors, providing extensive networking and …

SOM Biotech to participate at the BIO-Equity Europe 2021

SOM Biotech announces its participation in the BIO-Equity Europe 2021 event on May 17th – 19th, which will take place digitally. Organized by Biocentury and the EBD Group, the BIO-Equity 2021 event attracts leading innovative pharma and biotech companies as well as specialized investors in life sciences. The event enables the exchange of the latest …