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Background Discussion on MetrioPharm’s Preclinical COPD Study

Dr. Sara Schumann, Project Manager Research & Development at MetrioPharm, has led the preclinical study

MetrioPharm recently completed a study in a new preclinical model. What did this model look like?

Dr. Sara Schumann: For this initial study we chose an ex vivo model, in which the tests are performed on an isolated heart and lung system...

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Article from the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung from December 24, 19:

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Who Wants To Live Forever?

Dr. Wolfgang Brysch
CEO Dr. Wolfgang Brysch

2019 was the year of spectacular news, generated from the field of aging research. Supposedly, scientists had succeeded in slowing down the aging process, stopping it, even reversing it. As if life was an hourglass and we had learned how to stop time from running out by popping a pill, or even how to reverse the life flow.

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A Conversation About MetrioPharm AG’s Phase II Clinical Trial

 l.t.r.: Wolfgang Brysch, Chief Executive Officer
Barry Frankel, Senior Vice President Strategy and Business Development

MetrioPharm AG has just published Top Line Data for the Phase II clinical trial in psoriasis. Was the study a success?

Wolfgang Brysch: Yes, the study was clearly a success. We had a number of specific questions and were able to answer most of them...

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The connection between chronic inflammation and diseases of aging

Is there a problem with increasing life expectancy? If you look at the graph of average life years alone, the development over the last fifty years looks very positive. This graph shows a steady upward trend, especially in Western countries. People are getting older continuously.

There is, however, a second graph that has risen much slower: that of healthy life expectancy...

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A Conversation with Barry Frankel, MetrioPharm’s new Senior Vice President Strategy and Business Development

Barry Frankel, MetrioPharm’s Senior Vice President Strategy and Business Development.

Do you remember first hearing about MetrioPharm?

Yes, I do remember. I have a friend, who told me to take a look at this company. I reviewed their data and the first thing I liked was the unique profile of the MP1032 platform...

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A report on the current projects of the MetrioPharm team

Photo: © Sandra Meissner

Timetables on the office walls, e-mails with long to-do lists and meetings of all project groups: The new year has started off busy. In order to move the MetrioPharm pipeline ahead as planned, the team is coordinating several major projects simultaneously.

One of the most important is the completion of the Phase II trial in the indication psoriasis...

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Interview with the MetrioPharm Founders

The founders from left to right: Dr.Wolfgang Brysch, Rudolf Stäger and Ekkehard Brysch, Foto: © Eva Brysch

In spring 2018, we met the three founders of MetrioPharm AG in Zurich for an interview. We talked about the right intuition for molecules with potential, about the ongoing clinical trial and MetrioPharm’s plans for the future

In 2007, the three of you founded MetrioPharm AG together. How did this happen?

Dr...

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No Comments on Inflammation, Alzheimer’s disease and a well-tested substance

What we can learn from our competitors

A recent study investigates the correlation between chronic inflammation and Alzheimer’s disease.
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In our last blog entry, our CEO Dr. Wolfgang Brysch replied to the question: “Does MetrioPharm have competition? You can find the full article here. In this article we take a closer look at a drug that has already been tested.

If a patient suffers from an autoimmune disease, for example psoriasis, his physician ...

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