NEW YORK, March 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a biotechnology company developing a clinical pipeline of orally administered, small molecule therapies for chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced participation in the following investor and scientific conferences in March:
- March 9: BioCapital Europe. Daniel Vitt, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer and President of Immunic, will present a company overview at this conference in Amsterdam on March 9, 2023, at 3:20 pm CET as part of the Listed Healthcare Track. Specific details regarding webcast and replay information will be published on the "Events and Presentations" section of Immunic's website at: https://ir.imux.com/events-and-presentations, once they are available.
- March 17-21: 2023 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual Meeting. Andreas Muehler, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of Immunic, will attend this conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.
- March 28-31: 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Virology. Members of Immunic's preclinical team and its collaboration partners have been accepted to present three posters at this conference in Ulm, Germany. Specific details for the oral and poster presentations will be published on the "Events and Presentations" section of Immunic's website at: ir.imux.com/events-and-presentations, once they are available.
- Poster Presentation: Preclinical Development of Optimized DHODH Inhibitors as Broad-Spectrum Antivirals for the Treatment of Respiratory Virus Infections
- Presenting Author: Dr. Alexandra Herrmann, Program Manager Virology, Immunic
- Poster Presentation: Characterization of an MPXV Outbreak in Franconia (Bavaria, Germany) and Antiviral Testing of Patient Isolates
- Presenting Author: Dr. Arne Cordsmeier, Institute for Clinical and Molecular Virology, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany (co-authored by Immunic)
- Oral Presentation: Selective Small Molecules Directed to Nuclear Receptor RORγ Isoform 1 Exhibit a Broad Antiviral Potential Through Metabolic Restriction of Virus Replication
- Presenting Author: Dr. Friedrich Hahn, Institute for Clinical and Molecular Virology, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany (co-authored by Immunic)
About Immunic, Inc.
Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX) is a biotechnology company developing a clinical pipeline of orally administered, small molecule therapies for chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. The company's lead development program, vidofludimus calcium (IMU-838), currently in phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment of multiple sclerosis, selectively inhibits activated immune cells and shows combined anti-inflammatory, anti-viral and neuroprotective effects. Izumerogant (IMU-935) is a selective inverse agonist of RORγ/RORγt, which inhibits the IL-17 pathway, and is currently being studied in clinical proof-of-concept trials in psoriasis and castration-resistant prostate cancer. IMU-856 is targeted to restore intestinal barrier function and regenerate bowel epithelium, which would be applicable in numerous gastrointestinal diseases, such as celiac disease, where it is currently being evaluated in a clinical proof-of-concept trial. For further information, please visit: www.imux.com.
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