Pliant Therapeutics Company Profile

02:48 EDT 18th June 2019 | BioPortfolio

Pliant Therapeutics is an early-stage biotechnology company harnessing the therapeutic capabilities of integrin biology and TGF-β signaling to develop breakthrough treatments for fibrotic diseases. By leveraging its powerful product engine, Pliant’s mission is to prevent or even reverse fibrosis, restoring organ function. The company also aims to build a patient registry for certain areas of fibrotic disease to both increase understanding of natural disease progression and fuel biomarker discovery for efficient clinical trial design. Founded by a group of seasoned experts in fibrosis biology and medicinal chemistry, Pliant Therapeutics was launched in 2016 by Third Rock Ventures and is headquartered in Redwood City, California. For more information, please visit

News Articles [928 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Pliant Therapeutics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Study of PLN-74809

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pliant Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing treatments for fibrotic diseases, R...

6 organizations team up with Amazon to release HIPAA-compliant Alexa skills

Less than two months after MedCity speculated whether Amazon would release a HIPAA-compliant Echo device, the tech giant revealed Thursday that select skills for Alexa — the voice-activated personal...

Is Amazon going to announce a HIPAA-compliant Echo device soon?

There is a rumor out there that Amazon is about to launch a HIPAA-compliant Echo device, which is expected to drive greater adoption of voice in healthcare. But what does it mean for a smart speaker t...

FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation to Pliant’s PLN-74809 for Treatment of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Pliant Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing treatments for fibrotic diseas...

HIPAA-compliant Alexa skills: a new opportunity for pharma

Earlier this month, Amazon announced that the Alexa Skills Kit now enables companies that are HIPAA-compliant (subject to the US...Read More... The post HIPAA-compliant Alexa skills: a new opportunity...

EC report: Most medical products should be compliant before Brexit

A European Commission report released Wednesday predicts a majority of medical devices and drugs will be compliant with EU le -More- 

Bolton pharmacy claims to be first in UK to become FMD compliant

A pharmacy in Bolton says it is the first in the UK to become fully compliant with the requirements of the Falsified Medicines Directive.

Amazon Alexa Now HIPAA Compliant; Watch for the Next Steps

Having Alexa HIPAA-compliant is a necessary first step in deploying the device and its supporting software into all manner of health settings. This goal has now been achieved (see: Amazon Alexa is now...

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Olopatadine hydrochloride [a-s medication solutions]

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PubMed Articles [545 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Renewable Fuel Standard May Limit Overall Greenhouse Gas Savings by Corn Stover-based Cellulosic Biofuels in the U.S. Midwest: Effects of the Regulatory Approach on Projected Emissions.

The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program specifies a greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction threshold for cellulosic biofuels, while the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) program in California does not. Here, ...

Design and DOF Analysis of a Novel Compliant Parallel Mechanism for Large Load.

The degree of freedom (DOF) and motion characteristics of a kind of compliant spherical joint were analyzed based on the screw theory, and a new design scheme for force-inversion of the compliant sphe...

The use of fast photochemical oxidation of proteins coupled with mass spectrometry in protein therapeutics discovery and development.

Structural analysis of protein therapeutics is a challenging task owing to complexities associated with large molecular size and 3D structures. Recent advances in fast photochemical oxidation of prote...

Effectiveness of conservative urinary incontinence management among female nursing home residents-A cluster RCT.

Guideline-compliant conservative management of urinary incontinence (UI) is the first step of the initial management for UI and is recommended for long-term care in older persons. Recent studies have ...

Biologics for the treatment of noninfectious uveitis: current concepts and emerging therapeutics.

There is mounting evidence supporting the use of biologic therapeutics for the management of noninfectious uveitis (NIU). This review highlights: biologics with documented efficacy in NIU; agents with...

Clinical Trials [263 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Study of Pediatric Migraine: The Pediatric Migraine Registry

This is a multi-center registry that will prospectively collect regulatory compliant data from children and adolescents with migraine. This study will enroll approximately 200 participants...

Optimal Lesion Preparation With Non-compliant Balloons Before Implantation Of Bioresorbable Scaffolds (OPreNBiS)

Study aim : To compare a novel strategy of lesion preparation with noncompliant balloons before implantation of BVS (Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold). Hypothesis: Predilatation with non-c...

Effects of a Compliant Arm Support on Post-stroke Upper Extremity Range of Motion

In this study, we aim to show that a wearable compliant arm support consisting of inflatable bladders with adjustable straps to connect them to the waist and arm can meaningfully increase ...

Impact of Ibis on Patients With Advanced COPD

The purpose of this research is to determine if Ibis™, a digital therapeutics solution developed by Senscio Systems, reduces the emergency room visits and hospitalizations of patients wi...

Resistant Arterial Hypertension Cohort Study

The purpose of this study is to investigate the epidemiology of resistant hypertension, evaluate the efficacy and feasibility of a standardized drug treatment regimen (including the random...

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Pliant Therapeutics is an early-stage biotechnology company harnessing the therapeutic capabilities of integrin biology and TGF-β signaling to develop breakthrough treatments f...

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QliqSOFT, Inc.

QliqSOFT is THE Clinical Collaboration Solution, with mobile apps for secure messaging, clinical collaboration, on-call scheduling, HIPAA compliant mobile scan and sign, and pager...

C2 Therapeutics

C2 Therapeutics was founded in 2007 to address the limitations of current Barrett’s Esophagus treatment options. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, C2 is a privately ...

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