eFFECTOR Therapeutics Appoints Alana McNulty Chief Financial Officer

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 15, 2015 – eFFECTOR Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing selective translation regulators for the treatment of cancer, today announced that Alana McNulty has joined eFFECTOR as its full-time chief financial officer.

eFT508, a Potent and Selective Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Interacting Kinase (MNK) 1 and 2 Inhibitor, is Efficacious in Preclinical Models of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL)

The poster titled “eFT508, a Potent and Selective Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Interacting Kinase (MNK) 1 and 2 Inhibitor, is Efficacious in Preclinical Models of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL)” was presented by Kevin R. Webster, Ph.D., on December 5, 2015 at the 57th Annual 2015 American Society of Hematology (ASH) meeting in Orlando, FL.

Peer-Reviewed Study in Cell Validates eFFECTOR Therapeutics’ Novel Small-Molecule Approach to Cancer Treatment

SAN DIEGO, June 19, 2015 – eFFECTOR Therapeutics co-founder Davide Ruggero, Ph.D., has published ground-breaking research in the preeminent biomedical journal Cell which demonstrates preclinical promise for a cancer treatment approach that’s centered on selectively regulating the cell’s protein synthesis process, known as translation.

eFFECTOR Therapeutics Raises $45 Million in Series A Financing

San Diego, CA – May 20, 2013 – eFFECTOR Therapeutics, a newly established biopharmaceutical company, today announced the completion of a $45 million Series A financing.  eFFECTOR is focused on inventing and developing small molecule drugs to selectively regulate protein synthesis, also known as translation, with an initial emphasis on cancer.