MELBOURNE, Australia, May 08, 2020 — Cynata Therapeutics Limited (ASX: “CYP”, “Cynata”, or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biotechnology company specialising in cell therapeutics, is pleased to announce that it has received ethics committee approval to commence a clinical trial to investigate early efficacy of Cynata’s proprietary Cymerus™ mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) in adults admitted to intensive care with COVID-19. In addition, the Company also provides updated guidance on its wider clinical development pipeline. [Read more…]
Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs)
Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are a well-characterized population of adult stem cells that can differentiate into a variety of cell types (chondrocytes, osteoblasts, adipocytes, myocytes, and more).
GOLDEN, CO July 14, 2020 — Vitro Diagnostics, Inc. (OTC PINK:VODG), dba Vitro Biopharma, jointly with GIOSTAR – a San Diego, California-based institution headed by Dr. Anand Srivastava, a pioneer in stem cell science – announced the results of treatment of a critically ill COVID-19 patient with its lead clinical product AlloRx Stem Cells®. [Read more…]
Citius receives FDA Response on Pre-IND application for its induced mesenchymal stem cells (iMSCs) to treat ARDS induced by COVID-19
FDA provides specific guidelines to study iPSC-derived MSCs, preparing Citius to submit an IND application for its iMSC therapy
The Citius iMSC is an allogeneic MSC product manufactured by expanding material from a master cell bank
June 26, 2020, HOUSTON — Celltex, a Houston, Texas-based biotechnology company, announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to proceed with the Company’s Investigational New Drug application (IND 22055) to investigate the Prophylactic Efficacy of Autologous Adipose Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells (AdMSCs) Against Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). [Read more…]
Stem cells applications are expanding at an accelerating rate, with a search of the world’s largest clinical trial database (ClinicalTrials.gov) revealing that at least 7,797 trials now involve stem cell products or their derivatives. As the world’s largest database of clinical trials, this figure likely contains approximately three-quarters of clinical trials worldwide ― making the total count even higher.
In addition to stem cell products, a growing market has evolved for a diverse range of regenerative medicine products, including cellular therapies, immunotherapies, exosome therapies, biomaterials, tissue engineered products (TEPs), biologics, and more. [Read more…]