Investigational Synthetic Biotic Medicine for the Treatment of Homocystinuria

Investigational Synthetic Biotic Medicine for the Treatment of Homocystinuria

Synlogic and Ginkgo have announced the nomination of SYNB1353, an investigational Synthetic BioticTM medicine for the treatment of homocystinuria (HCU). SYNB1353 is the first product developed through a research collaboration between Synlogic and Ginkgo and the first investigational medicine developed on Ginkgo’s platform to enter IND-enabling studies. Synlogic expects to file an investigational new drug (IND) application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for SYNB1353 and begin clinical development in 2022. Read the full announcement here.