Company Profile: Lindy Biosciences, LLC

CED Life Science Conference 2017 - Innovation Room

www.lindybio.com                                                                                     
Sub-sector: Drug Delivery                                                             
Year Founded: 2016

COMPANY PROFILE
Lindy Biosciences is a development-stage company addressing formulation challenges in the rapidly growing biotherapeutics market. Our core technology, Microglassification™, produces spherical, dense, stable particles of a therapeutic protein, ideal for solid injectable formulations such as high-concentration suspensions or encapsulation for controlled release. Over half of all antibody therapeutics are given intravenously, in part because the high dose required cannot be formulated as a solution in a volume small enough for subcutaneous injection. Lindy Biosciences is developing high-dose suspensions of protein that are suitable for subcutaneous injection, decreasing administration costs, increasing patient comfort and compliance, and enabling new high-dose molecules to reach the market.

FOUNDERS/MANAGEMENT TEAM
Dr. Deborah Bitterfield, CEO

KEY MILESTONES TO DATE

  • Intellectual property licensed from Duke University (Dr. David Needham)
  • Funding: Technology development has been supported by Southeast TechInventures and >$800k in small business innovation research (SBIR) grants from the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health
  • Secured funding from large pharma for $220k
  • Spinning off from Southeast TechInventures

POWERED BY
Southeast TechInventures

CONTACT
Deborah Bitterfield
dbitterfield@lindybio.com
Durham, NC

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