December 27, 2018 PR-M12-18-NI-079
CAMBRIDGE, Mass./PRNewswire/ -- Kymera Therapeutics Inc., a biotechnology company pioneering targeted protein degradation to create breakthrough medicines for patients, today announced the expansion of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to support development of the company's Pegasus platform and advancement of its small molecule-based protein degrader therapeutics into the clinic. The board is comprised of world-class scientists and clinicians, including experts in proteomics, human genetics, chemistry, E3 ligase biology and translational and clinical research.
"It is an honor and a privilege to have such an esteemed group of advisors work alongside our team to realize the promise of targeted protein degradation and advance the field," said Nello Mainolfi, PhD, co-founder and Chief Technology Officer, Kymera Therapeutics. "This group of highly accomplished researchers have published over a thousand articles across cancer, autoimmune disorders and host of other conditions. Their insights will help to shape key enhancements to our drug discovery platform and advance Kymera's mission to discover life-changing therapeutics for patients."
New SAB members include:
Translational Research and Drug Discovery
They join Kymera's existing team of scientific advisors with deep experience in E3 ligase biology, proteomics, drug chemistry and translational research:
E3 Ligase Biology
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