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Syndax Pharmaceuticals Announces Additional Positive Data Demonstrating Continued Robust Clinical Activity with Durable Responses in Phase 1 Portion of AUGMENT-101 Trial of SNDX-5613

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Monday, December 13, 2021

A copy of today's presentation will be available in the Publications and Meeting Presentations section of Syndax's website.

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  • A copy of today's presentation will be available in the Publications and Meeting Presentations section of Syndax's website.
  • In preclinical models of MLLr acute leukemias, SNDX-5613 demonstrated robust, dose-dependent inhibition of tumor growth, resulting in a marked survival benefit.
  • SNDX-5613 is currently being evaluated in the Company's AUGMENT-101 Phase 1/2 open-label clinical trial for the treatment of relapsed/refractory (R/R) acute leukemias.
  • Syndax Pharmaceuticals is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing an innovative pipeline of cancer therapies.

Kaon Interactive Celebrates 25 Years as a Technology Leader in B2B Digital Customer Engagement

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MAYNARD, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaon Interactive , the leading provider of interactive digital B2B sales and marketing applications, has marked its 25th anniversary.

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  • MAYNARD, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaon Interactive , the leading provider of interactive digital B2B sales and marketing applications, has marked its 25th anniversary.
  • The Kaon platform deploys interactive omnichannel applications that foster 'active' learning and gameful design for complex storytelling.
  • In early 2000, Kaon developed the first photo-realistic 3D product tour to aid companies with virtual product demonstrations and differentiation online.
  • Both virtual and in-person, more than 5,000 Kaon interactive applications are being used worldwide by leading global B2B companies in such industries as life sciences, manufacturing and technology.

The Satanic Temple Requests Texas Court Affirm its Religious Right to Abortion Access

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Monday, December 13, 2021

SALEM, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This coming week, The Satanic Temple ("TST") will seek a court declaration that TST's membership has a religious right to engage in their abortion ritual, challenging the Texas legislature's recent de jure abortion ban.

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  • SALEM, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This coming week, The Satanic Temple ("TST") will seek a court declaration that TST's membership has a religious right to engage in their abortion ritual, challenging the Texas legislature's recent de jure abortion ban.
  • First, TST has a right to a religious accommodation of its members to engage in the abortion ritual under the Texas Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
  • Second, TST has a constitutional right under the Texas Constitution to the free exercise of their religious practices, including the abortion ritual.
  • The Satanic Temple is also engaged in another lawsuit before the US District Court for the Southern District of Texas against the state of Texas for impeding the free exercise rights of a member seeking an abortion.

National Alliance of Black School Educators Names Audrey Muhammad as Inaugural Recipient of the 2021 NABSE $10,000 Scholarship Award

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NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE) recently named Audrey Muhammad, college success instructor at Durham Technical Community College in Durham, NC, as the recipient of the 2021 NABSE $10,000 Scholarship Award, which is sponsored by Curriculum Associates.

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  • NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE) recently named Audrey Muhammad, college success instructor at Durham Technical Community College in Durham, NC, as the recipient of the 2021 NABSE $10,000 Scholarship Award, which is sponsored by Curriculum Associates.
  • Leadership Scholarship, will help support Muhammad as she pursues an advanced degree in educational leadership at Wilmington University.
  • "We offer our congratulations to Ms. Muhammad on being the recipient of the inaugural award and wish her continued success in her educational endeavors," said Dr. Fadhilika Atiba-Weza, executive director of NABSE.
  • To learn more about NABSE and the 2021 NABSE $10,000 Scholarship Award, visit NABSE.org/Scholarship-Award/ .

Aliaswire Joins Phixius, Nacha's Peer-to-Peer Data Exchange Network

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Monday, December 13, 2021

Aliaswire , a provider of digital payment and credit solutions for businesses and financial institutions, and Nacha today announced that Aliaswire will join the Phixius Peer-to-Peer Network for the exchange of payment-related data.

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  • Aliaswire , a provider of digital payment and credit solutions for businesses and financial institutions, and Nacha today announced that Aliaswire will join the Phixius Peer-to-Peer Network for the exchange of payment-related data.
  • Established and operated by Nacha, the Phixius Peer-to-Peer Network allows participants to instantaneously exchange and verify payment-related information to enable more efficient and secure electronic payments.
  • Peers in the Phixius network receive several important benefits, including a single source for verification and exchange of payment-related data, improved automation, revenue potential, with enhanced risk management and regulatory compliance.
  • "Data verification of consumer and business account information is a priority for Aliaswire and other Phixius participants, and we look forward to more companies joining as they learn about the benefits of the Phixius Network."

Security Industry Pioneer Art Coviello Joins Cybereason Board of Directors

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Monday, December 13, 2021

BOSTON, Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Cybereason , the leader in operation-centric attack protection, today announced that Art Coviello Jr. has joined the company's Board of Directors.

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  • BOSTON, Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Cybereason , the leader in operation-centric attack protection, today announced that Art Coviello Jr. has joined the company's Board of Directors.
  • Coviello will provide strategic guidance as Cybereason continues its hypergrowth trajectory following a recent $325 million Series F funding round.
  • Coviello has been a central figure in the security industry for more than 25 years.
  • "Art Coviello is a cybersecurity industry authority, visionary, and one of the most influential information security leaders of the past 30 years.

PHYSICIAN AND SCIENTIST, SERGE PRZEDBORSKI, JOINS LUCIOLE PHARMACEUTICALS' SCIENCE ADVISORY BOARD

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NATICK, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Luciole Pharmaceuticals, Inc is pleased to announce that Serge Przedborski, MD, Ph.D., is joining the company's scientific advisory board.

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  • NATICK, Mass., Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Luciole Pharmaceuticals, Inc is pleased to announce that Serge Przedborski, MD, Ph.D., is joining the company's scientific advisory board.
  • His ongoing research aims to understand mechanisms of neurodegeneration using both toxic and genetic experimental models of Parkinson's disease (PD) and ALS.
  • We are very excited to have him join us on our mission" said Dennis I. Goldberg, Ph.D., President and CEO of Luciole Pharmaceuticals.
  • Luciole was formed as a spinout from OHSU with exclusive, worldwide license to commercialize proprietary small molecule OGG1 activators based on the Lloyd/McCullough compounds.

Mightier Raises $17 Million to Support Growing Number of Kids Struggling with Emotional Health due to Pandemic

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Monday, December 13, 2021

The funds will also help Mightier expand its reach into the healthcare industry through a strategic partnership the company entered with Magellan Health earlier this year.

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  • The funds will also help Mightier expand its reach into the healthcare industry through a strategic partnership the company entered with Magellan Health earlier this year.
  • Children's behavioral and emotional health struggles have exacerbated due to the pandemic, and there is a shortage of clinicians to meet the rising need.
  • "Families need more options to support the emotional needs of their kids now more than ever.
  • About Mightier: Mightier is a Boston-based startup on a mission to empower every child to build emotional strength.

Network Security Leader iboss Joins ForgeRock Trust Network

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Monday, December 13, 2021

The iboss Cloud Platform integrates with ForgeRock Identity Cloud and the ForgeRock Identity platform to enable employees to securely connect to any application on any device while working from anywhere.

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  • The iboss Cloud Platform integrates with ForgeRock Identity Cloud and the ForgeRock Identity platform to enable employees to securely connect to any application on any device while working from anywhere.
  • The iboss integration with ForgeRock enables real-time provisioning of users and immediate policy application and enforcement.
  • "With iboss and ForgeRock, organizations can apply security policy to any employee, regardless of where they choose to work or what device they are using.
  • "We are always looking for innovative, best-of-breed solutions to add to the ForgeRock Trust Network and, as a leader in Secure Access Service Edge, iboss more than meets that criteria," said Ben Goodman, SVP, Global Business and Corporate Development at ForgeRock.

River and Mercantile Named a Best Place To Work In Money Management by Pensions & Investments

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Monday, December 13, 2021

Presented by Pensions & Investments, the global news source of money management, the 10th-annual survey and recognition program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers in the money management industry.

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  • Presented by Pensions & Investments, the global news source of money management, the 10th-annual survey and recognition program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers in the money management industry.
  • With more than 40 employees across the United States, River and Mercantile provides fiduciary management services to pension plans, insurance entities and other institutional investors.
  • For a complete list of the 2021 Pensions & Investments' Best Places to Work in Money Management winners and write-ups, go to www.pionline.com/BPTW2021 .
  • Pensions & Investments, owned by Crain Communications Inc., is the 49-year-old global news source of money management.