Geron is developing biopharmaceuticals for the treatment of cancer and chronic degenerative diseases, including spinal cord injury, heart failure and diabetes. The company is advancing an anti-cancer drug and a cancer vaccine that target the enzyme telomerase through multiple clinical trials in different cancers.
Geron is developing first-in-class therapies for the treatment of cancer. The company is advancing a telomerase inhibitor and a peptide drug conjugate to penetrate the blood-brain barrier through multiple Phase 2 clinical trials in different indications. While not focused on ALS, this research has important implications for ALS.
More information about specific research underway can be seen at their website.