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Axcella Therapeutics Announces Upcoming Presentations at AASLD’s The Liver Meeting® 2021

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$AXLA--Axcella Therapeutics (Nasdaq: AXLA), a clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering a new approach to treat complex diseases using multi-targeted endogenous metabolic modulator (EMM) compositions, today announced two upcoming poster presentations at The Liver Meeting® 2021, the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), which is taking place virtually November 12-15, 2021. These presentations will include further data regarding AXA1125 for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and AXA1665 for overt hepatic encephalopathy (OHE). Further information is as follows:

  • Abstract 1855: “AXA1125-Associated Metabolic Profile Changes are Predictive of Observed Reductions in Liver Fat Content in NAFLD”
  • Abstract 259: “AXA1665 Shows Dose-Dependent Alterations in Metabolic Profile, Including Reduction of Non-Dosed Aromatic Amino Acids, that Differentiate it from Protein Supplement in Healthy Subjects”

Conference attendees are encouraged to visit Axcella’s virtual booth #BR2.

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About Axcella Therapeutics (Nasdaq: AXLA)

Axcella is a clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering a new approach to treat complex diseases using endogenous metabolic modulator (EMM) compositions. The company’s product candidates are comprised of EMMs and derivatives that are engineered in distinct combinations and ratios to reset multiple biological pathways, improve cellular energetics, and restore homeostasis. Axcella’s pipeline includes lead therapeutic candidates in Phase 2 development for the reduction in risk of overt hepatic encephalopathy (OHE) recurrence, the treatment of Long COVID, and the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). The company’s unique model allows for the evaluation of its EMM compositions through non-IND clinical studies or IND clinical trials. For more information, please visit


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Last Updated: 02-Nov-2021