Publication date: 03/11/2017
At the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC) 2017, Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) will show progress in both understanding of mechanisms behind the compounds, as well as clinical development of the broad portfolio of modulators. Galapagos will present the following plenary presentations and posters in Indianapolis this week.
Plenary presentations (all times ET)
Thursday 2 November
Oral session W02: CFTR2017, 10:50 - 11:00 am
Katja Conrath - abstract #5, ACTIVITY OF HUMAN CFTR MODULATORS ON CFTR FROM DIFFERENT SPECIES
Oral session TPS01: CFTR modulation & restoration, 9:45 - 11:05 am
Bertrand Kleizen (Utrecht University) - abstract #46, DECIPHERING THE MODE OF ACTION OF CLINICALLY RELEVANT NEXT GENERATION C2 CORRECTOR COMPOUNDS GLPG2737 AND GLPG3221 - flash poster presentation
Friday 3 November
Oral session W18: Innovative approaches to CF therapies, 2:20 -2:30 am
Corina Balut - abstract #198, DEVELOPMENT AND CHARACTERIZATION OF NEXT-GENERATION CORRECTORS AS PART OF A TRIPLE CF THERAPY
Saturday 4 November
Oral session W22: 11:05-11:15 am
Samantha DeStefano - abstract #13, EFFECTS OF N1303K MUTATION ON CFTR GATING
ACTIVITY OF HUMAN CFTR MODULATORS ON CFTR FROM DIFFERENT SPECIES, accompanied by Katja Conrath
DECIPHERING THE MODE OF ACTION OF CLINICALLY RELEVANT NEXT GENERATION C2 CORRECTOR COMPOUNDS GLPG2737 AND GLPG3221, accompanied by Bertrand Kleizen
SAFETY, TOLERABILITY AND PHARMACOKINETICS OF A NOVEL CFTR POTENTIATOR GLPG3067 IN HEALTHY VOLUNTEERS, accompanied by Magdalena Petkova
GLPG1837 IN SUBJECTS WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS AND THE S1251N OR G551D MUTATION: RESULTS FROM PHASE 2A STUDIES (SAPHIRA 1 AND 2), accompanied by Katja Conrath
SAFETY, TOLERABILITY AND PHARMACOKINETICS OF SINGLE AND MULTIPLE DOSES OF GLPG2737, A NOVEL CFTR CORRECTOR MOLECULE, IN HEALTHY VOLUNTEERS, accompanied by Olivier van de Steen
PHARMACOKINETICS AND SAFETY OF A NOVEL CFTR CORRECTOR MOLECULE GLPG2222 IN HEALTHY SUBJECTS AND IN SUBJECTS WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS: RESULTS FROM TWO PHASE I STUDIES, accompanied by Olivier van de Steen
SAFETY, TOLERABILITY AND PHARMACOKINETICS OF CFTR POTENTIATOR GLPG2451 WITH AND WITHOUT CFTR CORRECTOR GLPG2222 IN HEALTHY VOLUNTEERS, accompanied by Gerben Van 't Klooster
STUDYING THE DISTINCT SENSITIVITIES OF CFTR MODULATORS USING ZEBRAFISH-CFTR, accompanied by Onoftio Laselva
TESTING EFFICACY OF NOVEL CORRECTORS AND POTENTIATORS IN RESCUING A RARE CYSTIC FIBROSIS MUTATION BY FUNCTIONAL SCREENING OF A CRISPR/CAS9-ENGINEERED BRONCHIAL CELL LINE, accompanied by Paul Eckford
MUTATIONS IN THE SECOND CYTOPLASMIC LOOP OF CFTR SUGGEST DISTINCT MODE OF ACTION BETWEEN POTENTIATORS VX-770 AND GLPG1837, accompanied by Marjolein Mijnders
EFFECTS OF THE N1303K MUTATION ON CFTR GATING, accompanied by Samantha DeStefano
All posters will be made available on the Galapagos website, www.glpg.com, shortly following the presentation sessions.
Tonight, Thursday 2 November, from 8:00 - 9:00 pm, we host our annual IR event at NACFC at The Conrad Hotel, 50 Washington St, Indianapolis. CSO Piet Wigerinck will present key messages from the NACFC presentations as well as give an update on our CF program. RSVP Elizabeth Goodwin, see contact below.
The North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference is sponsored by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation: www.cff.org
For more information on cystic fibrosis: http://www.glpg.com/rd-cystic-fibrosis
Galapagos (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) is a clinical-stage biotechnology company specialized in the discovery and development of small molecule medicines with novel modes of action. Galapagos' pipeline comprises Phase 3 through to discovery programs in cystic fibrosis, inflammation, fibrosis, osteoarthritis and other indications. Our target discovery platform has delivered three novel mechanisms showing promising patient results in respectively inflammatory diseases, idiopathic fibrosis and atopic dermatitisGalapagos is focused on the development and commercialization of novel medicines that will improve people's lives. The Galapagos group, including fee-for-service subsidiary Fidelta, has approximately 578 employees, operating from its Mechelen, Belgium headquarters and facilities in The Netherlands, France, and Croatia. More information at www.glpg.com.