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SIWA Therapeutics Announces Promising Results in New Pancreatic Cancer Study

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CHICAGO, March 14, 2022 -- PRNewswire -- SIWA Therapeutics, Inc. (“SIWA”), a Chicago-based biopharmaceutical company announced today that SIWA’s proprietary humanized monoclonal antibody, SIWA318H, is efficacious in an immune competent humanized mouse xenograft model for pancreatic cancer. The study was conducted by the Translational Genomics research Institute (“TGEN”), pursuant to a SIWA-sponsored research agreement. Results of the pancreatic cancer study in humanized mice treated with SIWA318H included: Both the SIWA318H high dose and low dose treatment groups showed significant anti-tumor activity in a PSN1 human pancreatic cancer mouse xenograft tumor model by significantly reducing tumor growth (P-Value < 0.0001); There was a significantly higher number of complete remission cases in the treated groups compared to the isotype-treated control group. 37.5% (6 out of 16 mice) treated with SIWA318H high dose had…
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SIWA Therapeutics, Inc. Appoints Deborah Wince-Smith to Board of Directors

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CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SIWA THERAPEUTICS, INC, which has developed SIWA318H, a proprietary monoclonal antibody that has caused complete remission of pancreatic cancer in vivo in humanized mice, announced today that it has appointed Deborah Wince-Smith to its Board of Directors, effective February 22, 2022.Ms. Wince-Smith is the President and CEO of the Council on Competitiveness, a coalition of CEOs, university presidents, labor leaders and national laboratory directors, committed to driving U.S. competitiveness. She has more than 20 years of experience as a senior U.S. government official, as the first Senate-confirmed Assistant Secretary for Technology Policy in the U.S. Department of Commerce in the Administration of President George H.W. Bush, and as the Assistant Director for International Affairs in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Reagan Administration. She served as…
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In The News: Supertrends

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SIWA CEO and Chief Scientific Officer, Lewis Gruber, was featured in a recent interview with Supertrends where he discussed how SIWA 318H targets cancerous, senescent, and virally infected cells. Read the full interview here: https://www.supertrends.com/senolytics-showcase-link-between-life-extension-and-therapeutics/
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In The News: Startup.info Interview

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"While SIWA’s focus remains on developing a powerful therapeutic for aggressive cancers, the Covid-19 pandemic presented us with an opportunity to explore how 318H could also be used to treat infectious diseases." In this interview, our CEO and Chief Scientific Officer, Lewis Gruber, discusses the results of our recent preclinical tests, which confirmed 318H shows promise to become both a comprehensive cancer therapy and a broad-spectrum antiviral drug. Read the full interview here: https://startup.info/lewis-gruber-siwa-therapeutics/
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In The News: 1000 Longevity Leaders

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We are pleased to announce that Lewis Gruber was recently named to the Aging Analytics Agency’s list of 1000 Longevity Leaders recognized in the research and academia sector for his work with SIWA Therapeutics. Aging Analytics is the longest-running and most comprehensive interactive platform of longevity professionals. The agency profiles public and private-sector influencers whose work in business, science, policy, philanthropy, or thought-leadership is instrumental in the longevity landscape.
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