Therapy Areas: Oncology
Aptorum Group Launches Oncology and Autoimmune Discovery and Development Platform Targeting Unmet Mutations and Novel Biomarkers
11 January 2022 - - UK-based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company Aptorum Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: APM) (Euronext Paris: APM) has its oncology and autoimmune discovery and development platform with an initial focus on indications including, but not limited to, non-small cell lung cancer and autoimmune diseases such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel diseases, etc, the company said.

Under the platform, Aptorum has and will continue to conduct its screening process for novel first-in-class small molecule and PROTAC (Degrader) based drug candidates.

On this basis, Aptorum is currently conducting optimisation for selected candidates as part of its small molecule library for major targets including, but not limited to EGFR, ALK, KRAS, p53 mutations.

Aptorum has identified major unmet medical needs in third and fourth generation mutations, where applicable, for NSCLC for example and will be leveraging its existing drug discovery platform to deliver novel therapeutics for such targeted patient group.

Aptorum Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: APM, Euronext Paris: APM) is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of therapeutic assets to treat diseases with unmet medical needs, particularly in oncology (including orphan oncology indications) and infectious diseases.

The pipeline of Aptorum is also enriched through the establishment of drug discovery platforms that enable the discovery of new therapeutics assets through, e.g. systematic screening of existing approved drug molecules, and microbiome-based research platform for treatments of metabolic diseases; and the co-development of a novel molecular-based rapid pathogen identification and detection diagnostics technology with Accelerate Technologies Pte Ltd, commercialization arm of the Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research.


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