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Gossamer Bio Announces Early Encouraging Safety and Biomarker Data from Phase 1/2 Study of GB1275 at

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gossamer Bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: GOSS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, acquiring, developing and commercializing therapeutics in the disease areas of immunology, inflammation and oncology, today announced the presentation of positive safety and biomarker data at the 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology Virtual Scientific Program (ASCO20) from its ongoing Phase 1/2 study of GB1275 in patients with selected solid tumors. The KEYNOTE-A36 Phase 1/2 study is currently undergoing dose escalation of GB1275 as a monotherapy and in combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab). As of the March 27, 2020 data cutoff, 22 patients had been enr

Vividion Therapeutics Announces Drug Discovery Collaboration with Roche Focused on Novel E3 Ligases

Multi-Target Collaboration Leverages Vividion's Screening Platform to Discover and Develop Highly Selective Small Molecules for E3 Ligases and Select Oncology and Immunology Targets Vividion Receives $135 Million Upfront Payment With Potential for Multi-Billion Dollar Future Payments SAN DIEGO, May 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vividion Therapeutics, a biotechnology company discovering and developing highly selective small molecule medicines that drug traditionally inaccessible targets, today announced that it has entered into an exclusive worldwide option and license agreement with Roche (SIX: RO, ROG;OTCQX: RHHBY) to leverage its proteomics screening platform and proprietary small molecule libr

Beam Therapeutics Reports Additional Data at ASGCT Annual Meeting and First Quarter 2020 Financial R

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Program Demonstrates More than Four-Fold Increase in Circulating Levels of Functional Protein Following Durable Direct Correction In Vivo Novel HbG-Makassar Program for Sickle Cell Disease Demonstrates Direct Correction Levels Greater than 80% with Corresponding HbS Globin Reduction to Less than 20% Base Editing Program to Recreate Hereditary Persistence of Fetal Hemoglobin Shows Greater than 90% Editing and 65% Increase in Gamma Globin Protein after 16 weeks Engraftment CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Beam Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: BEAM), a biotechnology company developing precision genetic medicines through base editing, today reported add