Avrion Therapeutics was founded in 2020 based on more than 10 years of research at EPFL. Avrion’s mission is to develop its first product AVR-001 as a treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in addition to other programs of precision gene therapy solutions for neurodegenerative diseases.

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Avrion’s gene therapy technology uses vectors to deliver therapeutic gene sequences to discrete cell types in the central nervous system. Avrion's first clinical candidate, AVR-001, is preparing to enter IND-enabling studies to treat patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - ALS.


Gewerbestrasse 24, 4123 Allschwil, Switzerland

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    Private company
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