Spin-off Company Forms to Advance Potential Cancer Treatment

Post Date: May 1, 2020

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Daniel Starczynowski, PhD

Seed investor CincyTech has announced the formation of Kurome Therapeutics (“Kurome”), a spin-off company based on cancer research discoveries made at Cincinnati Children’s by Daniel Starczynowski, PhD, and colleagues.

Kurome is developing combined IRAK1/4 and panFLT3 inhibitors to target cancer cells that evade the effects of chemotherapy drugs by adaptive resistance, having co-opted immune signaling pathways to survive.

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