APEIRON Biologics AG
APEIRON is a privately-held European biotech company based in Vienna, Austria, focused on the discovery and development of novel cancer immunotherapies. APEIRON received EU marketing approval for APN311 (Dinutuximab beta, Qarziba®) in May 2017 for the treatment of paediatric neuroblastoma patients and out-licensed global, exclusive rights to this product to EUSA Pharma Ltd. APEIRON now leverages its proprietary master checkpoint blockade mechanism to enable the human body’s natural defense mechanisms to fight the tumor. APEIRON’s clinical lead program APN401 is a first-in-class autologous cellular therapy to strengthen immune reactivity via an intracellular master checkpoint, Cbl-b. APEIRON’s key projects and technologies are bolstered by a strong patent portfolio with a broad territorial coverage. APEIRON’s development expertise is validated through partnerships with renowned pharma companies and academic institutions.