A Bold

What are B cells and B cell diseases?

B-cell diseases comprise a constellation of disorders that result from cancerous B-cells or aberrant B-cells. In the case of cancerous B-cells, the most common forms of B-cell cancers or B-cell malignancies are non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL) and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL). Additionally, many autoimmune diseases are believed to result from aberrant B-cell activity, including, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), and Lupus. The Company’s current clinical programs are focused on CLL, MZL, FL, and RMS.