A Blog About Smog

A Blog About Smog

Los Angeles. City of Angels…and smog. In LA, famous for its smog as much as its celebrities and palm trees, bad air quality is sort of par for the course like the constant rush hour traffic no matter the time of day – this is just a fact of life. Natural...
IO, IO, It’s Off To Work We Go

IO, IO, It’s Off To Work We Go

The IO from the title stands for immune-oncology. This term, IO, refers to therapies that mobilize the immune system to recognize and eradicate tumor cells. Instead of 7 dwarfs, EpicentRx features 2 therapies: RRx-001 (nibrozetone), a small molecule, with a molecular...
A Blawg About a Dawg

A Blawg About a Dawg

Why is the word “blog” spelled like “blawg” in the title? For the Aw! factor. Dogs, or rather, dawgs, are awesome. Some would say pawsome. 😁 And cute! So cute! Yes, they are! Aren’t you, boy? (Petting one right now). Look at this bloodhound below and tell us he isn’t...
EpicentRx Word of the Week (WOW): Longueur

EpicentRx Word of the Week (WOW): Longueur

“Hopefully this post is short enough not to contain longueurs.” Longueur Definition (noun): a long, boring section or a tedious stretch of time usually used in the plural form. “Drug development is not without its longueurs, but it is always exciting when we see...
Divert Shields!

Divert Shields!

The following is excerpted from a WebEx that EpicentRx gave in January. “Divert shields!” is a common battle cry from the captain of the USS Enterprise in the TV show/movie Star Trek when one part the spaceship is under “phaser” or ray attack, which if you’ve ever...