Founded in 2001, Synthetic Biologics, Inc. trades on the NYSE MKT, LLC under the symbol "SYN".
The Company's principal executive offices are located in Rockville, MD, and the finance and administrative office is located in Ann Arbor, MI.
Synthetic Biologics, Inc. is a clinical-stage company developing therapeutics to protect the gut microbiome while targeting pathogen-specific diseases. The Company's lead candidates in Phase 2 development include SYN-004 which is designed to protect the gut microbiome from the effects of certain commonly used intravenous (IV) antibiotics for the prevention of C. difficile infection and antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD), and SYN-010 which is intended to reduce the impact of methane producing organisms in the gut microbiome to treat the underlying cause of irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C).
In addition, the Company is developing a Phase 2 oral estriol drug for the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS) and cognitive dysfunction in MS, and in collaboration with Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON), a preclinical stage monoclonal antibody for the prevention and treatment of Pertussis, and novel discovery stage biotherapeutics for the treatment of phenylketonuria (PKU).