Seres Therapeutics to Host Microbiome R&D Event and Webcast on May 24, 2018
May. 17, 2018
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRB) today announced that the Company will host a Microbiome R&D Day on Thursday, May 24, 2018, from 8:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. ET in New York, NY.
The event will feature presentations from Seres management and leading academic subject matter experts on the microbiome as a new therapeutic target, with a focus on the Seres pipeline and the opportunity for microbiome therapeutics to impact immune biology.
Guest speakers scheduled to present at the event include:Will Dere, M.D., University of Utah Health Sciences Center; Seres board member Stephen Hanauer, M.D., Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Alan Moss, M.D., Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Jennifer Wargo, M.D., M.M.Sc., MD Anderson Cancer Center
A live audio webcast of the presentation and accompanying slides will be available under the “Investors and Media” section of Seres’ website. A replay of the presentation will become available approximately one hour after the event and will be archived for 21 days.
About Seres Therapeutics
Seres Therapeutics, Inc. is a leading microbiome therapeutics platform company developing a novel class of biological drugs that are designed to treat disease by restoring the function of a dysbiotic microbiome, where the state of bacterial diversity and function is imbalanced. Seres’ lead program, SER-109, has obtained Breakthrough Therapy and Orphan Drug designations from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is in Phase 3 development for multiply recurrent C. difficile infection. Seres’ clinical candidate SER-287 has successfully completed a Phase 1b study in patients with mild-to-moderate Ulcerative Colitis. Seres is also developing SER-262, the first ever synthetic microbiome therapeutic candidate, in a Phase 1b study in patients with primary C. difficile infection. For more information, please visit www.serestherapeutics.com. Follow us on Twitter @SeresTx.
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