Entasis Therapeutics Appoints Dr. Howard Mayer to Board of Directors
“Dr. Mayer has a strong track record in executive management at several large pharmaceutical companies such as Pfizer,
Dr. Mayer has over 25 years of medical, clinical and executive experience in the life sciences industry. Dr. Mayer was Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer and Global Head of R&D, Neuroscience Division at
Dr. Mayer added, “I’m excited to join an innovative company with the potential to make a fundamental difference in the antimicrobial space. Entasis has a strong pipeline of pathogen-targeted medicines and I look forward to bringing my experience and insights to Entasis as they finalize development and prepare for commercialization of these differentiated products.”
Entasis is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel antibacterial products to treat serious infections caused by multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria. Entasis’ pathogen-targeted design platform has produced a pipeline of product candidates, including sulbactam-durlobactam (targeting Acinetobacter baumannii infections), zoliflodacin (targeting Neisseria gonorrhoeae), and ETX0282CPDP (targeting Enterobacteriaceae infections). Entasis is also using its platform to develop a novel class of antibiotics, non-β-lactam inhibitors of the penicillin-binding proteins (NBPs) (targeting Gram-negative infections). For more information, visit www.entasistx.com.
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