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Confo Therapeutics receives €1.7 million grant from VLAIO

  • July 2, 2019

VUB-VIB spin-off and emerging drug discovery company Confo Therapeutics has been awarded a €1.7 million grant from Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship (VLAIO). The grant will run over two years and will support one of the company’s proprietary pre-clinical programs, targeting a neurological orphan indication.

Cedric Ververken, CEO of Confo Therapeutics: “This new grant will allow us to progress novel GPCR-modulating compounds against a neurological orphan indication further into pre-clinical development. We are excited about the potential of our approach to treating this particular indication and are grateful to VLAIO for its support of this project.”

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