MALVERN, PA — Galera Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRTX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing a pipeline of novel, proprietary therapeutics that have the potential to transform radiotherapy in cancer, announced three abstracts regarding lead candidate avasopasem manganese (GC4419) were accepted for presentation at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2020 Virtual Scientific Program, taking place May 29-31, 2020.
The titles of the abstracts are currently available in the ASCO digital program, with the full abstracts scheduled to be published on May 13, 2020, at 5 p.m. EDT. Presentations will be available for on-demand viewing on May 29, 2020, at 8 a.m. EDT.
Details of the presentations are as follows:
Abstract Number: TPS4670
Poster Number: 278
Title: Adaptive dose optimization trial of stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) with or without GC4419 (avasopasem manganese) in pancreatic cancer
Session: Gastrointestinal Cancer—Gastroesophageal, Pancreatic, and Hepatobiliary
Presenter: Elizabeth C. Moser, M.D., Ph.D., VP of Clinical Development, Galera
Abstract Number: 12071
Poster Number: 359
Title: Effects of GC4419 (avasopasem manganese) on chronic kidney disease in head and neck cancer patients treated with radiation and cisplatin
Session: Symptoms and Survivorship
Presenter: Emily J. Steinbach, Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Abstract Number: TPS6596
Poster Number: 257
Title: ROMAN: Reduction in oral mucositis with avasopasem manganese (GC4419)–phase III trial in patients receiving chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced, nonmetastatic head and neck cancer
Session: Head and Neck Cancer
Presenter: Jon T. Holmlund, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Galera
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