Investors Impressed With Dualyx Tregs Plans
Belgian Biotech Raises €40m
The proceeds from the series A will be used to progress Dualyx’s preclinical program DT-001, which targets "the highly attractive TNF receptor 2 (TNFR2), widely regarded as a master control switch in immune modulation."
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