Aplagon is a private pharmaceutical company focused on addressing unmet patient needs associated with the prevention of blood vessel occlusions.

LOCALLY ACTING ANTITHROMBOTICS

APAC PRODUCT

Aplagon is developing APACs, biological mimetics of heparin proteoglycan, as potent, first-in-class antithrombotic products for the clinical management of both the short- and long- term complications of vascular intervention-related blood vessel occlusions. APACs also carry a lower bleeding risk than typical systemically acting antithrombotics.

APAC MULTIPLE MECHANISMS OF ACTION

APACs have a number of important and unique properties that include dual antiplatelet (AP) and anticoagulant (AC) modes of action, as well as the ability to target and act locally at the vascular injury site. In addition, they also beneficially influence vascular smooth muscle cells.

OUR COMPANY

Aplagon was established to translate proprietary scientific discoveries on APACs from the laboratory into the clinic. The Company is supported by an experienced management team and Board, an excellent scientific network, and backed by a strong syndicate of leading Finnish investors.

CLINICAL DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP

Aplagon is partnered with Cadila Pharmaceuticals for the clinical development and commercialization of its lead APAC product in India. Together the companies are pursuing selected challenging indications where the current treatments are not optimal.