e past year, Advanced Cell Technology has made significant
progress in its RPE (retinal pigment epithelium) and its HG (hemangioblast)
programs to treat degenerative retinal disorders and cardiovascular
disease, and expects to file INDs for both programs by the end of 2008.
Furthermore, the company announced last month that it had entered into a
definitive merger agreement to acquire autologous adult stem cell company
Mytogen, Inc. and its Myoblast Program for the treatment of heart failure.
Mytogen has successfully completed Phase I clinical trials and will begin
Phase II trials after the merger with ACT. Upon the transaction's closing,
Advanced Cell Technology will transition from a development stage to a
clinical stage company.
About Advanced Cell Technology, Inc.
Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. is a biotechnology company applying
embryonic stem cell technology in the emerging field of regenerative
medicine. The company operates facilities in Alameda, California and
For more information, visit http://www.advancedcell.com
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potential applications of our technology, opportunities for the company and
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or prospects expressed by management constitute forward-looking statements
within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Any statements that are not statements of historical fact (including
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"expects," "estimates," and similar expressions) should also be considered
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