NEW HAVEN, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rallybio Corporation (Nasdaq: RLYB) today announced that an abstract reporting results from the Phase 1 first-in-human single ascending dose clinical study of RLYB116 has been accepted for presentation as a poster at the 29th International Complement Workshop (ICW), which will take place in Newcastle, UK from August 31 - September 5. RLYB116 is a novel, potentially long-acting subcutaneously injected inhibitor of C5 in development for the treatment of patients with complement-mediated diseases.
Details of the poster presentation are as follows:
- Title: Phase 1 clinical data for single-dose subcutaneous injection of RLYB116, a C5 blocking Affibody® molecule linked to an Albumod® albumin binding domain
- Presenting Author: Eric Watsky, M.D., Rallybio
- Abstract Number: 36
- Poster Session Date and Time: September 3, 2023, from 14:30 - 16:30 (2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET)
Additional information about the ICW 2023 Congress is available at: https://icw2023newcastle.co.uk/.
Rallybio (NASDAQ: RLYB) is a clinical-stage biotechnology company with a mission to develop and commercialize life-transforming therapies for patients with severe and rare diseases. Rallybio has built a broad pipeline of promising product candidates aimed at addressing diseases with unmet medical need in areas of maternal fetal health, complement dysregulation, hematology, and metabolic disorders. The Company has two clinical stage programs: RLYB212, an anti-HPA-1a antibody for the prevention of fetal and neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia (FNAIT) and RLYB116, an inhibitor of complement component 5 (C5), with the potential to treat several diseases of complement dysregulation, as well as additional programs in preclinical development.
Rallybio is headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut with an additional facility at the University of Connecticut’s Technology Incubation Program in Farmington, Connecticut. For more information, please visit www.rallybio.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.
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