Biophytis to attend Biotech Showcase(TM) 2020 in San Francisco, USA
Paris (France), Cambridge (Massachusetts, U.S.), December 12, 2019, 6:00 p.m.
CET - Biophytis SA (Euronext Growth Paris: ALBPS), a clinical-stage
biotechnology company with a primary focus on the development of its lead drug
candidate, Sarconeos (BIO101) for the treatment of neuromuscular diseases,
today announces its participation to the Biotech Showcase(TM) 2020 that will be
held January, 13th to 15th, 2020 in San Francisco, USA, alongside the J.P.
Morgan Healthcare conference.
Management will take part in 1-on-1 meetings at the conference to present the
developments of its lead drug candidate, Sarconeos (BIO101), currently in a
Phase 2b clinical study (SARA-INT) for the treatment of sarcopenia. A pediatric
formulation of Sarconeos (BIO101) is also being developed for the treatment of
Duchene muscular dystrophy (DMD), a severe type of muscular dystrophy.
Biophytis is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing
therapeutics that slow the degenerative processes associated with aging and
improve functional outcomes for patients suffering from age-related diseases,
with a primary focus on neuromuscular diseases. Biophytis' lead drug candidate,
Sarconeos (BIO101), is an orally administered small molecule, which is
currently in a Phase 2b clinical trial for sarcopenia (SARA-INT) in the US and
Europe. A pediatric formulation of BIO101 is being developed for the treatment
of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), which Biophytis expects to be ready to
enter the clinic for DMD in 2020, subject to regulatory approval. Biophytis'
preclinical drug candidate, Macuneos (BIO201), is an orally administered small
molecule in development for the treatment of retinopathies, including dry age-
related macular degeneration (AMD) and Stargardt disease. Biophytis is
headquartered in Paris, France, and has offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
The Company's ordinary shares are listed on Euronext Growth Paris (Ticker:
ALBPS - ISIN: FR0012816825). For more information please visit
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Company believes its expectations are based on reasonable assumptions, these
forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties,
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which speak only as of the date hereof. Other than as required by applicable
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contained in this press release. This press release has been prepared in both
French and English. In the event of any differences between the two texts, the
French language version shall prevail.