Potential Treatment to Prevent Organ Inflammation

Metablok (LSALT peptide) is our lead drug candidate for treating inflammation in the lungs, liver and kidneys.. 

Arch believes Metablok has the potential to deliver a major breakthrough in the treatment of diseases where inflammation plays a major role. In August 2019, a scientific team led by Arch scientists Dr. Donna Senger and Dr. Stephen Robbins published a paper in the journal Cell  describing a novel mechanism of action for organ inflammation. In the publication, the enzyme...

FDA Grants Arch Biopartners Permission to Proceed with Phase II trial to Evaluate Metablok (LSALT peptide) for the Treatment of COVID-19 patients

  • International, multi-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical study targeting the prevention of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) and Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in patients infected with COVID-19 
  • Novel Mechanism of Action - a selective dipeptidase-1 antagonist that prevents...

Dipeptidase-1 Is an Adhesion Receptor for Neutrophil Recruitment in Lungs and Liver


Saurav Roy Choudhury, Liane Babes, Jennifer J. Rahn, Bo-Young Ahn, Kimberly-Ann R. Goring, Jennifer C. King, Arthur Lau, Björn Petri, Xiaoguang Hao, Andrew K. Chojnacki, Ajitha Thanabalasuriar, Erin F. McAvoy, Sébastien Tabariès, Christoph...

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Lead scientists for MetaBlok™ and MetaMx™

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Stephen Robbins

Dr. Robbins is currently a Professor at the University of Calgary in the Departments of Oncology and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. He is a former Canada Research Chair...

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    Arch Biopartners Closes Non-Brokered Private Placement

    TORONTO, June 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arch Biopartners Inc. (“Arch” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: ARCH and OTCQB: ACHFF), a clinical stage company developing new drug candidates...

    Arch Biopartners Arranges Non-Brokered Private Placement

    TORONTO, June 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arch Biopartners Inc. (“Arch” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: ARCH and OTCQB: ACHFF), a clinical stage company developing new drug candidates...

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