Tom Reeves, President & CEO, will be focusing on Epidel, IBI’s local drug delivery technology, in his presentation. Epidel is a novel non-polymeric small molecule prodrug delivery platform which provides for controlled local drug delivery via surface erosion. The Epidel materials have polymer like properties which allow them to be made into standalone implants of various form factors with highly engineerable release kinetics.
“We’re excited to be presenting our proposed spin-out of our novel drug technology business at the Bloom Burton conference,” commented Reeves. “We want to capitalize on the commercial success of our Endexo anti-thrombogenic additives business and will be introducing our Epidel technology at the conference. We’ll also be providing data on our lead program (IBE-814) which is an intravitreal dexamethasone implant targeting major retinopathies including diabetic macular edema, retinal vein occlusion and non-infectious uveitis which we expect to enter Phase 2 clinical trials in 2020.”
About Interface Biologics, Inc. Interface Biologics (IBI) is an early commercial stage privately held company that develops innovative materials for Medtech and Pharmaceutical applications. IBI surface modification additives are used in FDA-approved medical devices and are clinically proven to reduce infection and thrombus-related complications. IBI’s sustained local drug delivery technology is applicable across a range of drug classes and medical specialties with an initial focus on ophthalmology. www.interfacebiologics.com
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