Senti Bio to Present Preclinical Data on Cancer-Killing Allogeneic CAR-NK Cells at SITC Annual Meeting
Abstracts highlight Senti Bio’s continued progress in applying gene circuits to improve the cytotoxicity and persistence of allogeneic CAR-NK cells for the potential treatment of solid tumors
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Senti Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNTI) (“Senti Bio”), a biotechnology company innovating next-generation cell and gene therapies using its proprietary gene circuit platform, today announced two poster presentations at the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) 37th Annual Meeting, being held November 10-12, 2022, in Boston, MA.
Information about the poster sessions is as follows:
Title: Multi-Arming and Regulator Dial Gene Circuits Tackle Key Challenges in Solid Tumors
Abstract Number: 228
Location: Poster Hall C
Date and Time: November 10, 2022, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm EDT
Title: SENTI-401, an Allogeneic Logic-Gated and Multi-Armed CAR-NK Cell Therapy for the Treatment of CEA-Expressing Solid Tumors with Enhanced Selectivity and Efficacy
Abstract Number: 221
Location: Poster Hall C
Date and Time: November 10, 2022, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm EDT
Following the presentations, copies of the posters will be available on the Scientific Presentations & Publications section of the Senti Bio website.
About Senti Bio
Our mission is to create a new generation of smarter medicines that outmaneuver complex diseases using novel and unprecedented approaches. To accomplish this, we are building a synthetic biology platform that may enable us to program next-generation cell and gene therapies with what we refer to as Gene Circuits. These Gene Circuits, which are created from novel and proprietary combinations of DNA sequences, are designed to reprogram cells with biological logic to sense inputs, compute decisions and respond to their cellular environments. We aim to design Gene Circuits to improve the intelligence of cell and gene therapies in order to enhance their therapeutic effectiveness, precision, and durability against a broad range of diseases that conventional medicines do not readily address.
Our synthetic biology platform utilizes off-the-shelf chimeric antigen receptor natural killer (CAR-NK) cells, outfitted with Gene Circuit technologies, to target particularly challenging liquid and solid tumor oncology indications. Our lead development candidate is SENTI-202 for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Additional CAR-NK programs include SENTI-301 for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and SENTI-401 for the treatment of CEACAM5-expressing solid tumors, including colorectal cancer (CRC). We have also demonstrated the breadth of our Gene Circuits in other modalities and diseases outside of oncology and have executed partnerships with Spark Therapeutics and BlueRock Therapeutics to advance these capabilities.
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