Ottawa, Canada, Oct. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orion Biotechnology Canada Ltd., a drug discovery and development company unlocking the therapeutic potential of previously undruggable G Protein-Coupled Receptors (GPCRs), today announced that it will be presenting at the Dr. GPCR Summit taking place between October 10th and 16th.
On October 13th, Dr. Oliver Hartley, Vice-President of Drug Discovery, will provide a presentation on the development of Orion’s best-in-class CCR5 antagonist, OB-002. His presentation will also describe the versatility of this candidate and its role in uncovering novel features of CCR5 cell biology.
Regarding his presentation at the Dr. GPCR Summit, Dr. Hartley said “This event is an excellent opportunity for Orion to connect with the GPCR industry. I am excited to present our approach for targeting valuable GPCRs using OB-002 as a case study.”
If you’d like to learn more about Orion’s perspective on GPCR drug discovery, you can listen to Dr. Hartley’s interview on the Dr. GPCR podcast, which will be released soon.