Project Term: March 11, 2020 - TBD
In March 2020, LLS made an equity investment in Kymera Therapeutics to "Support Key Studies with STAT3 Protein Degraders for Future Development in Hematological Patients."
Kymera Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company founded with the mission to discover, develop, and commercialize transformative therapies while leading the evolution of targeted protein degradation, a transformative new approach to address previously intractable disease targets. Whereas most targeted therapies inhibit or inactivate the proteins or genes that drive the cancer, targeted protein degradation harnesses the body’s natural system of ridding itself of unwanted, “old” or “broken” components of cells.
KT-333 is a STAT3 protein degrader. KT-333 is in a Phase 1 clinical trial currently enrolling NHL patients including T-cell lymphoma (PTCL, CTCL) and LGLL (NCT05225584).
For additional information, please visit https://lls.org/therapy-acceleration-program-portfolio