- The Michael J. Fox Foundation’s Parkinson’s Disease Therapeutics Webinars -
- Society of Neuroscience 50th Anniversary Meeting –
BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gain Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: GANX) (“Gain”, or the “Company”), a biotechnology company focused on identifying and optimizing allosteric binding sites never before targeted in neurodegenerative diseases and lysosomal storage disorders, today announced members of the Company’s management team will be presenting at the following upcoming medical conferences and invites investors and the research community to attend virtually via webcast.
|The Michael J. Fox Foundation’s Parkinson's Disease Therapeutics Webinars|
|Date:||Wednesday, November 10|
|Time:||11:00 am ET|
|Title:||Progress is the PD Pipeline: A Snapshot of MJFF’s Funded Programs|
|Presenter:||Manolo Bellotto, Ph.D., General Manager and President|
|The Society of Neuroscience Annual Meeting|
|Date:||Tuesday, November 9|
|Time:||10:00 – 11:00 am ET|
|Title:||Brain-penetrant Structurally Targeted Allosteric Regulators for
Glucocerebrosidase (GCase) Show Promising In vivo Pharmacological Activity in Animal Models of Parkinson’s Disease
|Presenter:||Dr. Beatriz Guzman, In Vivo Research Pharmacologist|
|Webcast:||Presentation Open to Registered Attendees|
About the MJFF Parkinson’s Disease Therapeutics Webinars Series
This series of free online events from The Michael J. Fox Foundation is designed for researchers and clinicians. Each session features presentations on a hot topic in Parkinson’s research and therapeutic development from leaders in the field as well as opportunity for discussion and questions. This November, two 90-minute sessions over two days will showcase the latest advances in Parkinson’s drug development. Day one (November 9) will highlight new tools and platforms for drug discovery; day two (November 10) will feature innovative research programs from the Foundation’s funding portfolio. Past webinars are available to watch anytime on demand: https://www.michaeljfox.org/parkinsons-disease-therapeutics-webinars.
About The Society for Neuroscience 50th Annual Meeting: Neuroscience 2021
The Society for Neuroscience will hold Neuroscience 2021 as a fully virtual experience, eliminating all in-person options that had been planned for McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Neuroscience 2021 will take place online November 8-11, 2021, with Preview Days taking place November 3-7, which allows attendees to preview posters as well as full symposia and mini-symposia talks prior to the official meeting dates.
About Gain Therapeutics, Inc.
Gain Therapeutics, Inc. is positioned at the confluence of technology and healthcare and focused on redefining drug discovery with its SEE-Tx™ target identification platform. By identifying and optimizing allosteric binding sites that have never before been targeted, Gain is unlocking new treatment options for difficult-to-treat disorders characterized by protein misfolding. Gain was established in 2017 with the support of its founders and institutional investors. It has been awarded funding support from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) and The Silverstein Foundation for Parkinson’s with GBA, as well as from the Eurostars-2 joint program with co-funding from the European Union Horizon 2020 research and Innosuisse. In July 2020, Gain Therapeutics, Inc. completed a share exchange with Gain Therapeutics, SA, a Swiss corporation, whereby GT Gain Therapeutics SA became a wholly owned subsidiary of Gain Therapeutics, Inc. For periods and at dates prior to the Corporate Reorganization, the consolidated financial statements were prepared based on the historical financial statements of GT Gain Therapeutics SA.
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