00:00 , Jan 18, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Computing brain entry

1st Biotherapeutics Inc. aims to develop a pipeline of first- or best-in-class molecules for CNS diseases by using computational tools to achieve better blood-brain barrier penetration and PK properties than marketed drugs against the same...
22:04 , Dec 1, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

1ST Bio partners with Neuraly for PD

1ST Bio Therapeutics Inc. (Seongnam, South Korea) partnered with Neuraly Inc. to co-develop brain penetrant inhibitors of ABL proto-oncogene 1 non-receptor tyrosine kinase (ABL; ABL1) to treat Parkinson's disease. Neuraly spun out of Johns Hopkins...
23:38 , Nov 21, 2016 |  BioCentury  |  Strategy

LG’s biotech legacy

LG Life Sciences Ltd. was a pioneer, producing the first globally approved drugs developed by a South Korean company. A shift in priorities all but stopped the flow of innovative new drugs to the world...