About Kura Oncology Inc
Kura Oncology, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company’s segment is engaged in discovery and development of medicines for the treatment of cancer. Its pipeline consists of small molecule product candidates that target cancer signaling pathways. It is developing its product candidate, tipifarnib, which is a farnesyl transferase inhibitor, in both solid tumors and hematologic indications. It is developing KO-539, a small molecule inhibitor of the Lysine K-specific Methyltransferase 2A (KMT2A) interaction for the treatment of genetically defined subsets of acute leukemias, including acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). The Company is developing orally available, small molecule compounds that inhibit the interaction between the proteins menin and MLL for the treatment of MLL-rearranged (MML-r) leukemias, a genetically-defined subset of approximately two forms of acute leukemia, acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and acute lymphoblastic.