Mayo Clinic and two of the investigators involved in this research have a financial interest associated with technology related to this research. That technology has been licensed to Cardio3 BioSciences in exchange for equity.
1: Behfar A,Yamada S,Crespo-Diaz R, Nesbitt J, Rowe L, Perez-Terzic C, Gaussin V, Homsy C, Bartunek J, Terzic A. Guided Cardiopoiesis Enhances Therapeutic Benefit of Bone Marrow Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Chronic Myocardial Infarction. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2010;under press.
About Cardio3 BioSciences
Cardio3 BioSciences is a leading Belgian biotechnology company specialising in regenerative therapies for the treatment of cardiovascular disease. The Company's lead product, C-Cure(R), is a highly innovative approach to the treatment of heart failure, one of the world's most pressing unmet medical needs. Based on a strategy developed by Cardio3 BioSciences' founders and leveraging technology licensed from Mayo Clinic, C-Cure is designed to reprogram the patient's own stem cells into new heart cells to rebuild heart tissue.
The Cardio3 BioSciences team has extensive experience in developing and commercialising new pharmaceutical products and medical technologies and the Company's strategy is to drive the clinical development of C-Cure and to market the product itself in major territories.
Cardio3 BioSciences was founded in July 2007 and is based in Mont-Saint-Guibert in the Walloon region of Belgium.
About C-CURE and Heart Failure
Heart failure is a serious and common condition in which the heart cannot
pump enough blood through the body, leaving the patient debilitated and
unable to conduct a normal life. It can result from he
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