This portfolio of mAb products will be folded into Aridis' Switzerland subsidiary to facilitate completion of the ongoing clinical trial and provide access to an excellent range of resources in Switzerland. Our current financing activities will fund the completion of the on-going phase 2a clinical trial in pneumonia patients infected with antibiotic resistant strains of S. aureus (e.g. MRSA, MSSA), and also to advance two additional IND stage products through phase 1 clinical testing. These clinical trials will be completed within 18-24 months.
Aridis Pharmaceuticals is a privately held biopharmaceutical company headquartered in San Jose, CA, with a subsidiary in Switzerland. The Company is focused on the development of novel anti-infective drugs for the treatment of lung infections and other surface infections. Our products target infectious diseases that have a significant impact on life expectancy and address acute unmet medical needs including: nosocomial infections [Hospital acquired pneumonia, ventilator associated pneumonia], lung infections associated with cystic fibrosis, and severe wound infections. Aridis has a best-in-class anti-infective monoclonal antibody which targets P. aeruginosa (AerucinTM). Complementing the mAbs is a broad spectrum anti-infective, gallium citrate (PanaecinTM), which has shown preliminary efficacy and safety in a human clinical trial. The Company is a recognized global leader in biopharmaceutical stabilization formulation technologies and has successfully attained ov
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