THIS WEEK'S FEATURE
Closely-held elminda’s Brain Networks Analytics (BNA) technology is going beyond genetics, imaging and behavioral tests to unlock brain functioning and how the brain changes over time, combining Big Data and AI-driven analytics in a single technology platform.
Actinium Pharmaceuticals (NYSE American:ATNM) is improving patient access to bone marrow transplants (BMT) and treating cancers with high unmet medical needs by combining the precision of sophisticated proteins, with the cell killing ability of alpha-emitting isotopes, to ablate cancer cells and leave healthy tissue intact.
Ritter Pharmaceuticals’ (NASDAQ:RTTR) lead product candidate, RP-G28, which recently entered Phase 3 clinical trials, has the potential to become the first prescription therapy for lactose intolerance, a condition that causes millions worldwide to avoid dairy products.
Evoke Pharma’s (NASDAQ:EVOK) discovery that its metoclopramide nasal spray, known as Gimoti, to treat symptoms of gastroparesis, a delayed emptying of stomach contents, reduced symptoms in women, but not in men, and that metoclopramide has significantly different exposure in men, compared with women, led the company to file a female-only NDA with the FDA in June.
A new drug discovery paradigm, PLEOTHERAPY, developed by Pharnext SA (FR0011191287-ALPHA) is based on big genomic data, artificial intelligence, and rigorous experimental analysis that involves innovative combinations of repositioned drugs, called PLEODRUGs, to treat orphan and common neurodegenerative diseases with high unmet medical needs.