JTC Team to Host Virtual Investor Niemann-Pick Disease Type C Spotlight Event Featuring Cyclo Therapeutics
ACCESSWIRE 13 May 2022, 00:13 GMT+10
- Live video webcast with moderated fireside chat with members of the Cyclo Therapeutics leadership team and Global Principal Investigator for the Phase 3 study, Professor Caroline Hastings, MD, on Monday, May 16th at 2:00 PM ET -
Cyclo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYTH) is a late clinical-stage biotechnology company dedicated to developing life-changing medicines through science and innovation for patients and families suffering from disease. As part of the event, Cyclo Therapeutics will discuss NPC, a rare, progressive and fatal genetic disorder characterized by abnormal accumulation of cholesterol in cells, and its ongoing development program of Trappsol® Cyclo™ for the treatment of NPC. Trappsol® Cyclo™ is the Company's proprietary formulation of hydroxypropyl beta cyclodextrin, used intravenously (IV), which in multiple clinical studies has shown encouraging results to normalize the transportation of cholesterol in cells.
For the discussion, Lise Lund Kjems, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer and Lori McKenna Gorski, Global Head of Patient Advocacy of Cyclo Therapeutics will be joined by Professor Caroline Hastings, MD, Chair of the Phase 3 Trappsol® Cyclo™ Program Steering Committee and the Global Principal Investigator for the Company's ongoing TransportNPC™ study evaluating Trappsol® Cyclo™ for the treatment of NPC.
Dr. Hastings currently serves as the Pediatric hematologist oncologist, Director of Neuro-oncology, and Professor of Pediatrics at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland and is an advisor to U.S. and Australian NPC Advocacy organizations and to physicians globally on NPC. She has been practicing in the field of Pediatric Hematology Oncology since 1992 and has served as the director of the fellowship program at the Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland since 1996. She has devoted herself to her patients and to fostering education in this specialty. Her academic interests include tumors of the brain and spinal cord, relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia, and lysosomal storage diseases including Niemann Pick Type C disease.
A live video webcast of the Virtual Investor Niemann-Pick Disease Type C Spotlight Event Featuring Cyclo Therapeutics will be available on virtualinvestorco.com. A webcast replay will be made available shortly after the conclusion of the live event and will be accessible for 90 days.
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