BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Regado Biosciences, Inc., a privately held company leading the development of antithrombotic aptamers with active control agents, today announced issuance of another key patent related to their proprietary technology. This new patent includes coverage for RB007, the modulator or active control component of Regado's innovative product candidates, the REG1 and REG2 anticoagulation systems. The allowed claims in U.S. Patent No. 7,723,315 broadly cover modulators that are capable of binding to certain blood coagulation Factor IX/IXa inhibiting aptamers and include both composition of matter and methods of use claims. The term for this patent extends to April 2025.
ABOUT REGADO BIOSCIENCES
Regado Biosciences is pioneering a new therapeutic technology with the creation and development of two-component drug systems. Each system comprises a nuclease-stabilized RNA aptamer that can be controlled directly by its specific and complementary oligonucleotide active control agent. This technology is being applied to injectable antithrombotics (including anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents) in the acute and sub-acute care setting, a multi-billion dollar market in need of therapeutics with improved safety profiles and a greater degree of therapeutic control. Regado's technology is designed to give physicians the ability to actively and directly control each system's therapeutic effect providing a safe and unique approach to personalized medicine.
ABOUT REG1 and REG2
Regado's lead program, the anticoagulant system REG1, consists of two parenteral agents both administered by IV bolus, the first being a potent highly selective
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