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Apellis Pharmaceuticals Announces That APL-2 Met Its Primary Endpoint in a Phase 2 Study in Patients with Geographic Atrophy, an Advanced Form of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Statistically Significant Slowing of Disease Progression Seen at 12 Months Louisville, Kentucky, August 24, 2017 – Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a platform of novel therapeutic compounds for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, today announced that its complement C3 inhibitor, APL-2, met…

Apellis Pharmaceuticals Announces $60 Million Series E Financing

Funding Will Advance Trials of APL-2 in Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria. Louisville, Kentucky, August 10, 2017 – Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a platform of novel therapeutic compounds for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, today announced the closing of a $60 million Series E preferred…

Aclaris Therapeutics Acquires Confluence Life Sciences, Inc.

Expands pipeline of medicines for the potential treatment of patients with autoimmune disorders. Malvern, PA, August 8, 2017 – Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (“Aclaris”) (NASDAQ: ACRS), a dermatologist-led, biopharmaceutical company focused on identifying, developing and commercializing innovative and differentiated therapies to address significant unmet needs in…

Groundbreaking Research Into Kinases Using CellOPTIQ From Clyde Biosciences

Highlights from the publication include: Collaboration with AZ on kinase inhibitor induced cardiotoxicity Understanding E-C coupling is essential in kinase research CellOPTIQ® is the only single mechanistic screen providing insight into E-C coupling mechanism Observing the interplay between voltage, calcium transient and contractility is vital…