Imago BioSciences Inc. is on the Cruelty Free Investing use of animals list because they conduct pre-clinical studies of their drugs on animals to assess a product’s safety profile.
The company stated in the following report that they exploit animals for product testing.
“In published animal studies, inhibiting LSD1 had potent anti-tumor effects in cancer models including those for acute myeloid leukemia, or AML, prostate cancer and breast cancer. In addition, inhibiting LSD1 in combination with a PD-1 inhibitor, or a BCL-2 inhibitor such as venetoclax, has been shown to stop the growth of tumor cells, in contrast to the limited activity of either compound alone.” (Page 1) Read the full document
Imago Biosciences, Inc is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in discovering and developing small molecule product candidates that target lysine-specific demethylase 1 (LSD1), an enzyme that plays a central role in the production of blood cells in the bone marrow.
Company Website: https://www.imagobio.com