To bring the most effective therapy to patients who will benefit most, Synvista has developed an extensive intellectual property portfolio based on utilizing haptoglobin genotyping or phenotyping to target the use of drugs in diabetic individuals with the Hp 2-2 genotype, thereby creating an unique product portfolio that both identifies a specific patient profile and provides therapeutic solutions to address patients' needs.
About Synvista Therapeutics
Synvista Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company developing drugs to treat and prevent cardiovascular disease and nephropathy in people with diabetes. The Company believes it has identified several product candidates that represent novel approaches to some of the largest pharmaceutical markets. The Company's portfolio includes orally bioavailable, organoselenium mimics of glutathione peroxidase. These compounds metabolize lipid peroxides and have the potential to limit myocardial damage subsequent to a myocardial infarction. The Company is developing a clinical diagnostic test, based on cardiovascular risk assessment, using Haptoglobin characterization, to identify patients at high risk for cardiovascular complications of diabetes.
Synvista Therapeutics is also developing alagebrium, a proposed breaker
of AGEs for the treatment of diastolic heart failure. This disease
represents a rapidly growing marke
|SOURCE Synvista Therapeutics, Inc.|
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