Entries by Comunicaciones C4C

Maximiliano Kunze will be part of the ISCT Business Models and Investment Subcommittee.

Maximiliano Kunze, Project Engineer at C4C, was selected to be part of the Business Models and Investment Subcommittee created by the International Society of Cell and Gene Therapy (ISCT). This will allow him to participate in the ideation of new business models for innovation in cell and gene therapies and tissue engineering. In addition, it […]

Cells for Cells team is awarded the 2020 Chilean National Innovation Prize for the development of Veintis™, a vanguard tissue-engineered vascular graft

Every year, the Avonni Prize, i.e. the Chilean National Innovation Prize and “the most important honorary recognition in Chile”, awards the most promising technologies and solutions in an effort to make visible the successful cases that are creating value through innovation in different areas and categories in the South American country.   In a year […]

Cells for Cells US patent granted for bioinspired grafts. An accelerator for the transition from medical research to medical practice

Cells for Cells announces that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted the patent covering the AUTOMATED FABRICATION OF LAYER-BY-LAYER TISSUE ENGINEERED COMPLEX TUBES (US20180304502). The approval now legally protects this invention which details a new strategy to fabricate advanced tissue engineered conduits for diverse applications intended to treat major medical conditions that […]

Cells for Cells and Austrianova announce publication on novel method to produce stem cell exosomes

Austrianova and Cells for Cells have just jointly published a ground breaking, peer reviewed, scientific publication on a novel, cost and time-saving method to generate extra-cellular vesicles (EVs) from encapsulated Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs). These EVs are known to mediate many of the therapeutic effects of stem cells. The authors show that Austrianova’s proprietary Cell-in-a-Box encapsulation technology can […]

New automated technology for small diameter vascular grafts fabrication developed by Cells for Cells

The study, conducted by the Chilean biotech company Cells for Cells was published in Nature Communications journal. The automated approach allows the assembly of bio-inspired structural configurations enabling the fabrication of small-bore grafts that exhibit mechanical response and compliance of human coronary arteries. Global deaths attributed to cardiovascular disease are expected to reach 22.2 million […]

A Chilean cell-based clinical trial in osteoarthritis reveals the superiority of repetitive MSC injections to Hyaluronic Acid treatment

The study, made by the Chilean biotech company Cells for Cells and Universidad de los Andes Clinical Center, was published in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine journal. The work shows that patients with knee osteoarthritis treated with the allogeneic umbilical cord MSC-based therapy branded as CELLISTEM® OA, experienced a significant improvement in pain reduction, increased mobility […]

Strong attendance, new regulation and growing regional interest mark the annual meeting of the Brazilian Association for Cell Therapy (ABTCEL)

A total of 277 attendees, a record number of 128 selected abstracts and 56 national and international speakers were the figures bolstering up the growing interest for cell therapy in the SCA region. ISCT participated in this successful event, in Sao Paulo, through a joint session focusing on clinical applications. The ISCT awards for best […]

Cardiac risk in Chileans How do we help to face this challenge?

At the end of January, the Ministry of Health announced the second delivery of the results of the National Health Survey (ENS). Among other indicators, it reveals that 25.5 percent of the Chilean population is in the category of high cardiovascular risk. The are many factors and, without a doubt, it is an important challenge […]

Mega showed the history of the Chilean fencer Rubén Silva

Rubén Silva opted by cell therapy. Four years ago, he began to suffer sporadic pains in his wrist that were presented in certain activities that required effort, something unexpected and decisive to practice the sport that he is passionate about and which he is one of the best exponents in Latin America, fencing. When the […]