BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NeuroBo Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on multimodal, disease-modifying therapies for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that it will present at Biotech Showcase 2020, to be held January 13-15, 2020 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.
Presenter: Richard J. Kang, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer
Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Time: 9 a.m. (PST)
Track: Franciscan D (Ballroom Level)
Venue: Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, 333 O’Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
A link to the live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the Investors & Media section of the company’s website: https://www.neurobopharma.com/news. An archived version of the webcast will be available following the presentation.
About NeuroBo Pharmaceuticals
NeuroBo Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is focused on novel treatments for neurodegenerative diseases affecting millions of patients worldwide. The company’s multimodal approach has the potential to address the multiple underlying mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, alleviate symptoms and slow disease progression. The company’s lead drug candidate, NB-01, for the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN) has been shown in a Phase 2 study to significantly reduce pain symptoms associated with PDN with a superior safety profile when compared to currently available treatments. Enrollment in the first study in the Phase 3 program for NB-01 in the U.S. is expected to begin in the first half of 2020, with a target enrollment of approximately 460 subjects with PDN. NeuroBo’s IND-ready second drug candidate, NB-02, is focused on the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and neurodegenerative diseases associated with the pathological dysfunction of tau proteins in the brain.
NeuroBo Pharmaceuticals was jointly founded by Dr. Roy Freeman, professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School and renowned expert in neuropathic pain, and JK BioPharma Solutions, a biotechnology consulting company, to commercialize natural product-based research into ethical medicines. For more information, visit: https://www.neurobopharma.com/.
About Biotech Showcase
Biotech Showcase™ is an investor and networking conference devoted to providing private and public biotechnology and life sciences companies with an opportunity to present to, and meet with, investors and pharmaceutical executives in one place during the course of one of the industry's largest annual health care investor conferences. Investors and biopharmaceutical executives from around the world gather in San Francisco during this bellwether week, which sets the tone for the coming year. Now in its eleventh year, this rapidly growing conference features multiple tracks of presenting companies, plenary sessions, workshops, networking and an opportunity to schedule one-to-one meetings. Biotech Showcase is produced by Demy-Colton and EBD Group. Both organizations have a long history of producing high quality programs that support the biotechnology and broader life sciences industry.
Forward Looking Statements
Any statements in this press release that are not statements of historical fact constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. These statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the therapeutic potential, timing and nature of human trials and potential regulatory approval of NeuroBo’s clinical programs and pipeline. Forward-looking statements are usually identified by the use of words, such as “believes,” “anticipates,” “expects,” “intends,” “plans,” “may,” “potential,” “will,” “could” and similar expressions. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors and risks. These factors, risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: NeuroBo’s plans to develop and commercialize its product candidates; the timing of completion of NeuroBo’s planned clinical trials; the timing of the availability of data from NeuroBo’s clinical trials; NeuroBo’s plans to research, develop and commercialize its current and future product candidates; NeuroBo’s ability to successfully collaborate with existing collaborators or enter into new collaborations and to fulfill its obligations under any such collaboration agreements; the clinical utility, potential benefits and market acceptance of NeuroBo’s product candidates; NeuroBo’s commercialization, marketing and manufacturing capabilities and strategy; the impact of government laws and regulations; NeuroBo’s ability to protect its intellectual property position; and NeuroBo’s need for additional financing to fulfill its stated goals; and other factors discussed in the "Risk Factors" section of SEC filings the combined company makes with the SEC from time to time. In addition, the forward-looking statements included in this press release represent NeuroBo’s views as of the date hereof. NeuroBo anticipates that subsequent events and developments will cause its views to change. However, while NeuroBo may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, NeuroBo specifically disclaims any obligation to do so. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing NeuroBo’s views as of any date subsequent to the date hereof.