BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Regado Biosciences, a privately held company leading the development of antithrombotic aptamers with active control agents, announced that David Mazzo, PhD, CEO and President, will be presenting at the Lazard Capital Markets 6th Annual Healthcare Conference at the St. Regis Hotel in New York City. Dr. Mazzo's presentation will be given at 1:10pm (EST) on Tuesday, November 17 and will include an overview of the Company's pipeline with emphasis on the lead development program, the anticoagulant system, REG1. This conference is well attended and will include several hundred institutional investors with more than one hundred healthcare management teams presenting.
ABOUT REGADO BIOSCIENCES
Regado Biosciences is pioneering a new therapeutic technology with the creation and development of two-component drug systems. Each system comprises a nuclease-stabilized RNA aptamer that can be controlled directly by its specific and complementary oligonucleotide active control agent. This technology is being applied to injectable antithrombotics, including anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents, a multi-billion dollar market in need of therapeutics with improved safety profiles and a greater degree of therapeutic control. Regado's technology is designed to give physicians the ability to actively and directly control each system's therapeutic effect providing a safe and unique approach to personalized medicine.
ABOUT REG1 and REG2
Regado's lead program, the anticoagulant system REG1, consists of two parenteral agents both administered by IV bolus, the first being a potent highly selective Factor IXa inhibitor (RB006) and the second being its complementary active control agent (RB007). RB007 can be used to selectively completely or partially reverse the anticoagulant effect of RB006. REG1, presently in phase 2b clinical trial, is intended for application in
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