Rakovina Therapeutics to Present at the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics
VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 17, 2021 /CNW/ - Rakovina Therapeutics Inc. (TSXV: RKV) ("the Company"), a biopharmaceutical company committed to advancing new cancer therapies based on novel DNA-damage response technologies, is pleased to announce that its abstract entitled In Vitro Activity and Efficacy of Novel Dual PARP-HDAC Inhibitors has been accepted for presentation at the upcoming joint meeting of the 2021 AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics.
Hosted by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC), the 2021 Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics conference will take place as a virtual event October 7-10, 2021. The conference has historically attracted academics, scientists, and pharmaceutical industry representatives from across the globe to discuss innovations in drug development, target selection, the impact of new discoveries in cellular and molecular biology, and early clinical trials.
"We look forward to presenting our work in developing precision medicines that selectively target and kill tumor cells at this prestigious meeting," said Prof. Mads Daugaard, Rakovina Therapeutics' president and chief scientific officer. "The meeting will represent the first opportunity to highlight promising new data being developed around our novel kt-3000 series of dual PARP-HDAC inhibitors as potential new therapies against treatment-resistant cancers."
About Rakovina Therapeutics Inc.
Rakovina Therapeutics Inc. is focused on the development of new cancer treatments based on novel DNA-damage response technologies. The Company has established a pipeline of DNA-damage response inhibitors with the goal of advancing one or more drug candidates into human clinical trials and obtaining marketing approval for new cancer therapeutics from Health Canada, the United States Food and Drug Administration and similar international regulatory agencies. Further information may be found at www.rakovinatherapeutics.com.
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