Galecto to Participate at Jefferies Healthcare Conference

BOSTONMay 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Galecto, Inc. (NASDAQ: GLTO), a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the development of novel treatments for cancer and fibrosis, today announced that management will be participating at the upcoming Jefferies Healthcare Conference, taking place on June 8-10 in New York City. Details for the event are as follows:

Jefferies Healthcare Conference
Date: June 8, 2022
Time: 3:00 pm ET
Webcast: Click HERE

A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the “News & Events” section of Galecto’s Investor website at A replay of the presentation will be available on this same website following the event.

About Galecto

Galecto is a clinical stage company incorporated in the U.S. that is developing small molecule-based inhibitors of galectin-3 (and the galectin family generally) and LOXL2. Galecto has multiple ongoing Phase 2 clinical programs in fibrosis and cancer, including (i) an inhaled galectin-3 modulator (GB0139) in a Phase 2b trial for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF); (ii) an orally active LOXL2 inhibitor (GB2064) in a Phase 2a trial for the treatment of myelofibrosis; (iii) an orally active galectin-3 inhibitor (GB1211) in a Phase 1b/2a trial in liver cirrhosis and (iv) an orally active galectin-3 inhibitor (GB1211) in a separate planned phase 2 trial for the treatment of NSCLC in combination with atezolizumab (Tecentriq®).

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For more information, contact:

Galecto, Inc.  
Hans Schambye, CEOJon Freve, CFO  
+45 70 70 52 10  
Investor Relations US Investor/Media Relations EU
Ashley R. Sandya von der
+1 617 430 7577 +41 78 680 0538