ARTHEx Biotech Announces Sponsorship and Participation in the Spanish Meeting on Oligonucleotide Therapeutics (SMOT III)

Valencia, Spain, October 24, 2023 – ARTHEx Biotech S.L., a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing innovative medicines through the modulation of microRNAs, announced today that it will participate in the Spanish Meeting on Oligonucleotide Therapeutics (SMOT III), taking place October 26-27, 2023, at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Valencia.  SMOT III is supported by the Conselleria D’Innovació, Universitats, Ciencies i Societat Digital of the Generalitat Valenciana, the Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society (OTS), and its sponsoring companies, including ARTHEx.  

SMOT III is a cutting-edge event that brings together experts, researchers, entrepreneurs, investors, and companies in the field of therapeutic oligonucleotides to promote collaboration, knowledge exchange, and the latest advances in this exciting field.

ARTHEx and the biomedical research center of Hospital La Fe (IIS La Fe), are organizing the event. In addition, ARTHEx’s CSO and co-founder, Beatriz Llamusi, is one of the welcome/closing speakers to the event and will be Chairwoman of certain meeting sessions.

Details of the ARTHEx presentations during SMOT III are below:

Date/Time: Thursday, October 26, 2023, 9:30h – 11:00h CET

Presenter: Beatriz Llamusi, CSO and co-founder of ARTHEx Biotech

Session Title: Successful stories: Oligonucleotide therapeutics entrepreneurship projects

Title: “How to turn a therapeutic project into a clinical stage company”


Date/Time: Friday, October 27, 2023, 14:00h – 16:00h CET

Presenter: Nuria Barquero, Head of Toxicology of ARTHEx Biotech

Session Title: Preclinical tools and development

Title: “Preclinical development of antimiR ATX-01”

More information about SMOT III, including registration details and the program, is located here: link.

About ARTHEx Biotech

ARTHEx Biotech is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing innovative medicines through the modulation of microRNAs. The Company’s lead investigational compound, ATX-01, is advancing into clinical development for the treatment of myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1), a rare progressive neuromuscular disease. ARTHEx is also advancing its in-house discovery engine to identify and develop microRNA modulators for other disorders with high unmet medical needs, including genetically-driven diseases like DM1.  The Company headquarters is in Valencia, Spain.

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