Therapy Areas
Boman Named SVP and Chief Regulatory Officer at Adicet Bio
5 December 2022 - - US-based clinical stage biotechnology company Adicet Bio, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACET) has appointed Nancy Boman, M.D., Ph.D., as senior vice president and Chief Regulatory officer, the company said.

Dr. Boman will spearhead Adicet's regulatory strategy to further advance existing and new pipeline opportunities for the company's gamma delta T cell platform.

Dr. Boman has nearly 30 years of industry experience in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry with expertise in clinical development, chemistry, manufacturing and controls management, and regulatory operations leading more than 15 drug marketing applications.

She joins Adicet from Encoded Therapeutics, Inc., where, as a Chief Regulatory officer, she built and oversaw all aspects of the regulatory department for its gene therapy candidates.

Previously, Dr. Boman led the regulatory affairs practice as Chief Regulatory Officer at AveXis Inc. (now Novartis Gene Therapies), helping manage product candidate Zolgensma, as well as expand the commercialization of adeno-associated virus-based innovative gene therapies.

Prior to that she served as senior vice president, Regulatory Affairs and Pharmacovigilance at Alder BioPharmaceuticals, Inc., and has also held positions in regulatory affairs and clinical development at Cell Therapeutics, Inc., Genentech, Inc. and Amgen, Inc. Dr. Boman received her M.D. in Human Medicine, her Ph.D. in Biochemistry, and B.Sc. in General Science from The University of British Columbia.

Adicet Bio, Inc. is a clinical stage biotechnology company discovering and developing allogeneic gamma delta T cell therapies for cancer.

Adicet is advancing a pipeline of "off-the-shelf" gamma delta T cells, engineered with chimeric antigen receptors and adaptors, to enhance selective tumor targeting and facilitate innate and adaptive anti-tumor immune response for durable activity in patients.