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About Alector, LLC
Alector is combining state-of-the-art antibody technology and recent discoveries in neuroimmunolgy and human genetics to develop novel therapeutics for Alzheimer’s disease, other forms of dementia, and mechanistically related neurodegenerative disorders. Alector’s strategy is to efficiently generate and validate antibody drugs with unique functional properties that engage key disease-altering targets. This approach is enabled by a strategic alliance with Adimab, the industry leader in discovery and optimization of antibody therapeutics. Alector is currently developing leads for 4 major targets and anticipates taking 2 of these through pre-clinical development and IND enabling studies within 24 months. Alector has incorporated a highly integrated and lean biotechnology structure with extensive outsourcing that supports core scientific and management teams.
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Alector Strengthens Board of Directors with Appointments of David Wehner, Richard Scheller and Louis Lavigne
Alector, a privately held biotechnology company pioneering immuno-neurology, a novel therapeutic approach for the treatment of neurodegeneration, today announced the following additions to its board as independent directors:
First Clinical Trial of a Program Designed to Address Multiple Brain Pathologies in Alzheimer’s Disease by Reversing Immune Dysfunction
Alector today announced the initiation of its Phase 1 trial called INFRONT, which is evaluating AL001
Alector Receives Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. FDA for AL001 for the Treatment of Frontot...
8/8/2018AL001 is a human recombinant monoclonal antibody, for the treatment of all patients with frontotemporal dementia.
Alector Announces $133 Million in Series E Financing to Advance Broad Portfolio of Immuno-Neurology and Immuno-Oncology Programs
First three programs to focus on Alzheimer’s disease and frontotemporal dementia
South San Francisco-based Alector closed on a Series E financing worth $133 million. The money will be used to advance the company’s clinical programs and expand its discovery platform.
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AbbVie announced a strategic collaboration with Alector to develop and commercialize drugs for ALZ's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.