Axial Therapeutics Announces Participation of its CEO, A. Stewart Campbell, in Longwood Healthcare Leaders Spring MIT Webconference

Woburn, Mass., May 2, 2022 – Axial Therapeutics Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of gut-targeted, small molecule therapeutics for neurological conditions and oncology, today announced that A. Stewart Campbell, Ph.D., chief executive officer, will participate in a panel titled “Placing Patients At The Center” at the Longwood Healthcare Leaders Spring MIT webconference on Wednesday, May 4, 2022. The event is being held virtually May 4-5, 2022.


Longwood Healthcare Leaders meetings bring together leading biotech and pharma CEOs, heads of R&D, top academics, and healthcare investors for off-the-record discussions to drive transparency and collaboration in order to accelerate the translation of discoveries into medicines to help patients. Substantial donations enabled by these meetings benefit several charities.


To learn more about the event, view the agenda, and request an invitation, visit www.longwoodhealthcareleaders.com.


About Axial Therapeutics

Axial Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the lives of people with neurological disorders and conditions. The company is a scientific leader in the biological role of the microbiome-gut-brain axis and its influence on the central nervous system. Harnessing its unique expertise in the microbiome, Axial is developing small molecule drugs with defined mechanisms of action that act on new targets to mitigate the impact of metabolites and bacteria in the gut linked to neurological disorders and disease pathology, progression, and symptoms. The company is advancing a pipeline of “microbial-inspired therapeutics™” for conditions with significant unmet patient need, including autism and Parkinson’s disease, and is also pursuing pre-clinical discovery of gut-targeted therapies in oncology. Axial’s lead product candidate is AB-2004, a molecular therapeutic in Phase 2b clinical trials for the treatment of irritability in children with autism. For more information, visit https://axialtx.com.


Contacts for Axial Therapeutics


Media:

Mike Beyer
Sam Brown, Inc.
312-961-2502
mikebeyer@sambrown.com


Investors:

Jeffrey Young, CFO
781-701-8467
jeffrey@axialtx.com