Aprea Therapeutics to Participate in 6th Annual DNA Damage and Response (DDR) Inhibitors Summit

January 19, 2023

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Jan. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aprea Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: APRE), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel synthetic lethality-based cancer therapeutics targeting DNA damage response (DDR) pathways, today announced that it will participate in the 6th Annual DDR Inhibitors Summit, held in Boston, Massachusetts from January 24January 26, 2023.

Oren Gilad, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Aprea, will participate in a panel discussion entitled “How Are Newer Targets Being Validated to Move Towards Clinical Trials?” and present in two sessions. In addition, Eric Brown, Ph.D., Scientific Consultant to Aprea and a member of the Scientific Advisory Board, will present on Repli-Biom, Aprea’s proprietary discovery platform of novel synthetic lethal targets and biomarkers.

Details for the panel and presentations are as follows:

Panel Discussion: How are Newer Targets Being Validated to Move Towards Clinical Trials?
Date & Time: Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at 5:30 pm ET
Session: Exploring Novel Targets on the Horizon & Discussing Their Potential as Monotherapy Agents
Presenter: Oren Gilad, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer

Presentation: Understanding DDRi’s In the Clinic: Why is Toxicity Such a Big Issue?
Date & Time: Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 9:00 am ET
Session: Unpacking an Ongoing Clinical Challenge & DDR Inhibition’s Biggest Obstacle: Toxicity
Presenter: Oren Gilad, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer

Presentation: Repli-Biom: a Novel Proteo-Genomic Approach to Identify Predictive Biomarkers of DDR Inhibitor Efficacy
Date & Time: Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 11:30 am ET
Session: Pondering Patient Selection: Improving Targeting Using Biomarkers & Screening Platforms
Presenter: Eric Brown, Ph.D., Scientific Consultant

Presentation: Adding On to Monotherapy: Combining DDR Inhibitors
Date & Time: Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 1:30 pm ET
Session: Conducting Combination Studies: A Two-Birds-One-Stone Approach to Tackling Toxicity & Resistance
Presenter: Oren Gilad, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer

About Aprea Therapeutics, Inc.

Aprea Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, focused on developing and commercializing novel synthetic lethality-based cancer therapeutics targeting a critical pathway and some of the most central targets in DDR and cancer progression. The Company’s lead program is ATRN-119, a clinical-stage small molecule ATR inhibitor being developed for solid tumor indications. Our WEE1inhibitor is being advanced to IND submission. For more information, please visit the company website at www.aprea.com.

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Scott M. Coiante
Sr. Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Gregory A. Korbel
Sr. Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

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