MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 27, 2018 — Australian stem cell and regenerative medicine company, Cynata Therapeutics Limited (ASX:CYP) is pleased to announce that the Primary Evaluation Period has been completed for the first cohort of patients in the clinical trial of its lead Cymerus™ mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) product CYP-001, for the treatment of steroid-resistant graft versus host disease (GvHD). [Read more…]
Melbourne, Australia; 15 November 2017: Australian stem cell and regenerative medicine company, Cynata Therapeutics Limited (ASX: CYP), is pleased to release a new investor presentation to be presented at a series of upcoming institutional investor meetings.
Paul Wotton (Cynata Chairman) and Ross Macdonald (Cynata CEO) will be meeting with a series of new and existing institutional investors prior to the upcoming AGM on November 17.
Cynata Therapeutics provides investors with excellent exposure to a rapidly growing regenerative medicine and stem cell sector via its patented CymerusTM technology, a platform able to manufacture mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) at a commercial scale. The new investor presentation highlights Cynata Therapeutics’ compelling investment case and provides information about the Company’s progress. [Read more…]
Melbourne, Australia; 27 September 2017: Australian stem cell and regenerative medicine company, Cynata Therapeutics Limited (ASX: CYP), is pleased to announce that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted a patent covering aspects of Cynata’s proprietary Cymerus™ mesenchymal stem cell technology.
The patent entitled “A method of making primate cells expressing apelin receptor that have mesangioblast potential” covers certain proprietary methods relating to the platform’s ability to efficiently manufacture mesenchymal stem cells at scale. The patent is owned by the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) and is among the intellectual property licensed exclusively from WARF to Cynata.
“We are delighted that the USPTO has granted this patent, building further strength in Cynata’s comprehensive patent portfolio”, said Dr Ross Macdonald, Cynata’s Chief Executive Officer. “Our proprietary Cymerus stem cell manufacturing technology enables the scalable manufacture of consistent, high-quality mesenchymal stem cell therapeutic products targeting a range of devastating diseases worldwide.”
The inventors named on the patent are Dr Maxim Vodyanyk and Professor Igor Slukvin, founders, advisors and shareholders of Cynata.
The patent has an expiration date of 1 February 2028. [Read more…]
Cynata Therapeutics Ltd (ASX: CYP) is a clinical stage regenerative medicine company specializing in stem cell therapeutics that has a proprietary technology for manufacturing induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) derived mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs).
I had the honor of interviewing Dr Ross Macdonald, CEO of Cynata Therapeutics. In this interview, we discuss Cynata’s technology platform, the company’s world first achievements, and its clinical trial underway for GvHD. We also explore the company’s strategic goals and the importance of its partnership with Fujifilm in Japan. [Read more…]