CryoHoldco is a stem cell bank holding company that is the market leader in Latin America and one of the top 10 largest cord blood banks in the world. By the end of 2020, CryoHoldco will be seven times larger than any other stem cell bank in Latin America and will have 275,000 stem cell units in storage.
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).
The global cord blood banking industry has been rapidly maturing in recent years. In part, this has been caused by changes in processing, storage, and transplantation technologies. These changes require executives and industry decision-makers to have a firm understanding of emerging trends.
One of the most notable cord blood industry trends has been a diversification of services. Put simply, cord blood banks are becoming diversified stem cell biobanks. [Read more…]
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…]
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