Pages tagged "therapeutics"

  • Crinetics Pharmaceuticals Appoints Dr. Anne Klibanski to Scientific Advisory Board

    Crinetics Pharmaceuticals recently announced the appointment of Dr. Anne Klibanski as a new member of their Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Klibanski is the director of the Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center and chief of the Neuroendocrine Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. She is a clinical researcher who studies pituitary tumor pathogenesis and the impact that pituitary and hypothalamic disorders have on body composition, including low bone mass.

    Scott Struthers, PhD, Founder & CEO of Crinetics commented, “We are excited to welcome Dr. Klibanski to the scientific advisory board of Crinetics Pharmaceuticals. She is an internationally-recognized leader in neuroendocrinology and complements our team as we grow Crinetics into a clinical-stage therapeutics company.”

    Crinetics Pharmaceuticals Inc. discovers and develops novel therapeutics targeting peptide hormone receptors for the treatment of endocrine-related diseases and cancers.

  • Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions to Provide Regulatory Support for NCATS Rare Disease Program

    DUBLIN, Ohio – June 30, 2015 – Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions has been selected to provide regulatory support to the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) for its Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases (TRND) program under a research subcontract with Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc. (Leidos Biomed). NCATS is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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