Press Releases

Press Releases

Shifting the treatment
paradigm for autoimmune
disease toward Navacim™-directed
immune regulation

Parvus Therapeutics , a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of disease-specific immunoregulatory medicines to treat autoimmune diseases without impairing normal immunity, today announced the appointment of Hugh Young Rienhoff, Jr., M.D., as Chairman of the Board, Charles A. Johnson, M.D., to the Board of Directors, and Alain Delcayre, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President of Research.  Full Release


Research underpins part of the recently executed license and collaboration agreement to develop, manufacture and commercialize Navacim™therapeutics for treatment of gastrointestinal inflammatory diseases, including autoimmune liver disease  Full Release


Parvus Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of disease-specific immunoregulatory medicines to treat autoimmune diseases without impairing normal immunity, has entered into a worldwide collaboration and license agreement with Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, to develop, manufacture, and commercialize novel Navacim™ therapeutics for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), autoimmune liver diseases (ALD), and celiac disease (CD).  Full Release


Parvus Therapeutics announced today the appointment of Curtis Ruegg, Ph.D., as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. Dr. Ruegg brings to Parvus over 25 years of leadership experience in the biopharmaceutical industry.  Full Release


Parvus Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing disease-modifying nanomedicines to halt or reverse autoimmune disease without causing general immune suppression, has entered into a license and collaboration agreement with Novartis for its lead Navacim for treating type 1 diabetes.   Full Release


Parvus Therapeutics today announced the publication in Nature of a seminal paper describing the discovery and applications of a novel therapeutic approach employing nanomedicines, referred to as "Navacims"™, to reprogram white blood cells to become regulatory cells capable of blunting autoimmune responses and restoring the equilibrium of the immune system.  Full Release