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Cerevance to Present at the Society for Neuroscience (SFN) 2022

Boston, MA – November 7, 2022 – Cerevance, a private, clinical-stage drug discovery and development company focused on central nervous system (CNS) diseases, today announced a poster presentation at the Society for Neuroscience (SFN) 2022 conference, to be held in San Diego, California and virtually on November 12-16, 2022.

Presentation Details

Title:  Identification of THIK-1 as a therapeutic target for Alzheimer’s disease and characterization of a selective and novel blocker

Presentation Number:  366.05

Presenter:  Madhurima Dey, Neuroscientist, Cell Biology and Target Validation
Session Title:  Microglia and Neurodegeneration
Presentation Time:  Monday, November 14, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT

For more information and registration details, see the SFN website here.

About Cerevance

Cerevance is a private pharmaceutical company whose lead therapeutic, CVN424, a first-in-class, oral, non-dopaminergic compound acting on a novel target (GPR6), recently demonstrated significant and clinically meaningful efficacy in a 135-patient Phase 2 study in patients with Parkinson’s disease. The company uses its proprietary NETSseq technology platform to identify highly selective novel target proteins that are either over- or under-expressed in diseased brains. Partnering with over 20 brain banks and evaluating more than 11,000 human post-mortem brain tissue samples, Cerevance is advancing a robust pipeline of targeted treatments for patients with neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease. For additional information, please visit


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