Eidos Therapeutics Initiates First Clinical Study for AG10 Targeting Transthyretin Amyloidosis, Appoints Camille Landis as Chief Business Officer

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Eidos Therapeutics, a subsidiary of BridgeBio Pharma, today announced dosing of the first healthy adult cohort in the first-in-human, Phase 1 clinical trial of AG10 (NCT03294707). Eidos is developing AG10 as a targeted therapeutic for transthyretin (TTR) amyloidosis (ATTR). Eidos’ first clinical trial will evaluate AG10’s overall safety, tolerability and […]

Bridgebio Pharma Expands Investor Base, Raising an Additional $135 Million, and Discloses Genetic Disease Pipeline Programs

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BridgeBio Pharma, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today provided further detail on its growing pipeline of genetic disease assets and announced a new financing of $135 million, with potential to access significant additional capital via insiders. New investor Viking Global Investors and existing investor KKR co-led the round and were joined by existing […]