Takara Bio Europe AB宣布宣布许可协议，以使基于细胞的治疗糖尿病的治疗开发
Takara Bio Europe AB（TBEAB）和Pancryos很高兴地宣布，他们已达到TBEAB临床级人胚胎茎（HES）细胞系周围的许可协议。PanCryos has established a simplified and effective method to generate stem cell-derived, glucose-responsive beta cells and is one of several customers in TBEAB’s new out-licensing program, which enables industrial partners to use the clinical-grade hES cells to develop and commercialize breakthrough cell therapy products for previously unmet indications. Jacqueline Ameri, CEO of PanCryos said, "We are very hopeful that our extensive scientific and industry expertise, combined with TBEAB’s expertise in clinical-grade hES cell production, will put us in a position to take the crucial next step in the development of our best-in-class, commercially sustainable PanINSULA™ cell therapy for type 1 diabetes."
"To our knowledge, this is the first human ES cell line that was derived under GMP conditions based on starting material sourced from prion-free countries, and where the donors were tested within 7 days of the retrieval of the starting material according to FDA’s requirement," said Kristina Runeberg, Site Head and Senior Director, Business Development at TBEAB. "We take pride in our rigorous quality and safety standards, and our customers know they can rely on us for high-quality, safe starting material for their cell therapy development."