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We are a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on delivering transformational medicines to patients with high unmet medical need. Our current focus is on advancing our lead program AKR-001 to provide a powerful new treatment for patients with NASH, a disease for which there are currently no marketed therapies.

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Recent News

November 13, 2019

Akero Therapeutics to Present at the Jefferies 2019 London Healthcare Conference

SAN FRANCISCO , Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Akero Therapeutics, Inc.  (Nasdaq: AKRO), a clinical-s...

November 12, 2019

Akero Therapeutics Reports Recent Highlights and Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

SAN FRANCISCO , Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Akero Therapeutics, Inc.  (Nasdaq: AKRO), a clinical-s...

November 11, 2019

Akero Chief Development Officer Kitty Yale Named to 2019 Fierce Pharma “Fiercest Women in Life Sciences”

Akero Therapeutics is thrilled to announce that its chief development officer Kitty Yale has been re...

October 3, 2019

Akero Therapeutics and InSphero partner to evaluate AKR-001 using InSphero's 3D InSight™ Human Liver Disease platform

3D InSight™ Human Liver Disease Platform will be used to screen effects of Akero lead program AKR-00...

September 4, 2019

Akero Therapeutics To Present At The Morgan Stanley 17th Annual Global Healthcare Conference

SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Akero Therapeutics, Inc.  (Nasdaq: AKRO), a clinical-...

August 12, 2019

Akero Therapeutics Reports Recent Highlights and Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

-- Advanced AKR-001 into Phase 2a BALANCED clinical study in NASH -- -- Raised $98.4 million in aggr...