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CBT Pharmaceuticals Appoints Nationally Recognized Leaders in Oncology to Newly Established Scientific Advisory Board
Pleasanton, CA – August 28, 2017 – CBT Pharmaceuticals (CBT), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative oncology therapeutics harnessing the immune system and targeting specific molecular pathways to tame cancer, today announced the appointments of Robert A. Figlin, MD, FACP and Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS, DSc. to its newly established Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).
With Dr. Figlin’s extensive background in developing novel anticancer drugs and Dr. McCormick’s experience and success in drug approvals, CBT gains tremendous guidance and insights in developing successful oncology therapeutics.
“We are honored to have Dr. Figlin and Dr. McCormick serve on CBT’s Scientific Advisory Board, both of which are highly-respected clinical scientists with international reputations for translating their research into therapeutic solutions for patients,” said Sanjeev Redkar, PhD, President and CEO of CBT. “Their guidance on our scientific vision will be invaluable as we advance our novel, oncology small molecule and immune-oncology programs toward clinical validation. We look forward to many exciting developments and contributions resulting from their guidance.”