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Geron Analyst and Investor Event
Dec 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM EST
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Geron Analyst and Investor Event
Dec 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM EST

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Geron is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing a first-in-class telomerase inhibitor, imetelstat, in hematologic myeloid malignancies. Imetelstat is currently being tested in two clinical trials: IMbark™, a Phase 2 trial in myelofibrosis (MF) and IMerge™, a Phase 2/3 trial in myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS). These clinical trials are being conducted by Janssen Biotech, Inc., under a collaboration and license agreement, in which Janssen were granted the exclusive rights to develop and commercialize imetelstat worldwide for all indications in oncology, including hematologic myeloid malignancies, and all other human therapeutic uses.

Telomerase is an enzyme that enables cancer cells, including malignant progenitor cells, to maintain telomere length, which provides them with the capacity for limitless, uncontrolled proliferation. Using Geron’s proprietary nucleic acid chemistry, imetelstat was designed as an oligonucleotide that targets and binds with high affinity to the active site of telomerase, thereby directly inhibiting telomerase activity and impeding malignant cell proliferation. Early clinical data, including molecular responses in essential thrombocythemia (ET) and remissions, including reversal of bone marrow fibrosis in MF, suggest imetelstat may have disease-modifying activity by inhibiting the progenitor cells of the malignant clones for the underlying diseases.

Recent News

Date Title and Summary  
Toggle Summary Geron Announces New Overall Survival Data from IMbark in Imetelstat-Treated Patients with Intermediate-2 or High-Risk Myelofibrosis and Relapsed/Refractory to Janus Kinase Inhibitor Therapy
Data Reporting Median Overall Survival of 29.9 Months in High-Dose Arm Presented at the 60th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting MENLO PARK, Calif. , Dec. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced that results from IMbark, a Phase 2 clinical trial of
Toggle Summary Geron Reports Updated Results from Phase 2 Portion of IMerge at the 60th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
Data Support Initiation of Part 2, the Phase 3 portion of IMerge MENLO PARK, Calif. , Dec. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced that updated results from Part 1 of IMerge, the Phase 2 portion of a Phase 2/3 clinical trial of imetelstat in lower risk
Toggle Summary Geron to Host Analyst and Investor Event on December 10, 2018
MENLO PARK, Calif. , Nov. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced that the Company’s analyst and investor event will take place in New York, N.Y. , on Monday, December 10, 2018 . Management will be joined by clinical investigators from both IMerge and IMbark

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