MONTVALE, N.J., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synvista Therapeutics, Inc. (AMEX: SYI) announced today that Noah Berkowitz, M.D., Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer will be featured in an exclusive interview with Wallst.net on Monday, October 8, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. EDT.
Dr. Berkowitz will discuss the company's planned and/or ongoing Phase 2 initiatives for ALT-2074 in cardiovascular diseases, and alagebrium in heart failure and diabetic nephropathy. He will also provide an update of recent milestones and executive appointments.
About Synvista Therapeutics
Synvista Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company developing small molecule drugs to treat and prevent cardiovascular disease and to treat nephropathy in people with diabetes. The Company has identified several product candidates that it believes 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 also is developing alagebrium, a proposed breaker
of AGEs for the treatment of diastol
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