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Corporate Profile

Tempest Therapeutics (Nasdaq: TPST) is a clinical-stage oncology company advancing small molecules that combine both targeted and immune-mediated mechanisms with the potential to treat a wide range of tumors. The company’s two novel clinical programs are TPST-1120 and TPST-1495, antagonists of PPARα and EP2/EP4, respectively. TPST-1120 has completed monotherapy dose escalation, and is progressing through both a Phase 1/1b study in combination with nivolumab (NCT03829436) and a randomized Phase 1b/2 study in combination with atezolizumab (TECENTRIQ) and bevacizumab (Avastin) in frontline patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) pursuant to a collaboration with F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. TPST-1495 is progressing through Phase 1/1b monotherapy and combination studies. Tempest is also developing an orally-available inhibitor of TREX-1 designed to control activation of the cGAS/STING pathway, an innate immune response pathway involved in the development of anti-tumor immunity.