Seoul, Korea, Apr 30, 2020 — MDimune Inc., a cell-derived vesicle (CDVs)-based therapeutics company with BioDrone® platform technology, announced on April 30th, 2020, the signature of a research collaboration agreement with Paracelsus Medical University (PMU, Salzburg, Austria). PMU will bring their experience to further the company’s global development goals.
Those in attendance from PMU were Herbert Resch, Professor and Rector; Michael Nake, Chancellor; Eva Rohde, Professor, Vice Rector and Director of GMP laboratory; and Mario Gimona, Associate Professor and Head of Production GMP. Those in attendance from MDimune were Shin Gyu Bae, Chief Executive Officer; Seung Wook Oh, Chief Scientific Officer; Tae Kee Jeong, Chief Financial Officer; and Hui-Chong Lau, Manager of the CMC team.
The agreement states that PMU will develop a process for producing CDV therapeutics at GMP-compliant scale as well as supply them for the pre-clinical study and the initial phase of human clinical study. PMU has also agreed to establish GMP-grade mesenchymal stem cell banks derived from umbilical cords for MDimune, which will then be used to produce CDVs required for various preclinical and clinical development. [Read more…]