Sensorion Announces an Oral Presentation at the 5th Congress of European ORL-Head & Neck Surgery in Brussels
Participation in the round table session named "Novel hearing therapeutics; what does it mean for the ENT surgeon?"
MONTPELLIER, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News:
Sensorion (FR0012596468 – ALSEN) a pioneering clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company which specializes in the development of novel therapies to restore, treat and prevent inner ear diseases such as hearing loss, tinnitus and vertigo, has participated in a roundtable session about “Novel hearing therapeutics; what does it mean for the ENT surgeon” at the 5th Congress of European ORL-Head & Neck Surgery, held in Brussels, the 30th of June, 2019.
Prior to the roundtable discussion with internationally renowned clinicians, Sensorion’s presentations main topic covered “Drug therapy development for inner ear diseases, - common challenges and potential of circulating biomarkers”. The talk addressed some common challenges in translational development for inner ear diseases in terms of lacking etiologies, paucity of validated pharmacodynamic endpoints and how circulating biomarkers in the future may not only facilitate clinical drug development but also open the door to personalized medicine in the ENT domain.
A propos de Sensorion
Sensorion is a pioneering clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, which specializes in the development of novel therapies to restore, treat and prevent inner ear diseases such as hearing loss, vertigo and tinnitus. Our clinical-stage portfolio includes two phase 2 products: Seliforant (SENS-111) under investigation for acute unilateral vestibulopathy and Arazasetron (SENS-401) for sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL). We have built a unique R&D technology platform to expand our understanding of the physiopathology and etiology of inner ear related diseases enabling us to select the best targets and modalities for drug candidates. We also identify biomarkers to improve diagnosis and treatment of these underserved illnesses. Sensorion is launching in the second half of 2019 two preclinical gene programs aiming to correct hereditary monogenic forms of deafness including Usher Type 1 and deafness caused by a mutation of the gene encoding for Otoferlin. We are uniquely placed through our platforms and pipeline of potential therapeutics to make a lasting positive impact on hundreds of thousands of people with inner ear related disorders; a significant global unmet need in medicine today.
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