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Apr
08
2010
San Diego, CA and Ottawa, Canada – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today a definitive agreement to acquire Verio Therapeutics Inc., a privately held biotechnology company based in Ottawa, Ontario, which is developing drug candidates targeting the activation of endogenous stem cells. Verio Therap... Read All »
Feb
26
2010
San Diego, CA – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that the Company was named as one of Technology Review’s 2010 TR50, the first annual list of the 50 most innovative companies in the world. The 2010 TR50 companies span the field... Read All »
Feb
04
2010
San Diego, CA – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. received a Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for U.S. Patent Application Number 10/997,146 entitled “Methods for Reprogramming Somatic Cells.” Upon issuance, the patent will cover foundational induced plur... Read All »
Dec
21
2009
San Diego, CA – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that the Company’s iPSC technology platform, developed with Sheng Ding, Ph.D., has been honored as the Top Innovation of 2009 by The Scientist and has received the 2009 North American Technology Innovation Award from Frost & Sullivan. These notable awards recognize Fate Ther... Read All »
Nov
16
2009
La Jolla, CA – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that it has completed a $30 million Series B financing led by OVP Venture Partners. Joining OVP Venture Partners in the financing is a syndicate of corporate investors, including Astellas Venture Management, Genzyme Ventures and a third undisclosed corporate investor. The three co-le... Read All »
Oct
18
2009
La Jolla, CA – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today the generation of human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) using a combination of small molecules that significantly improves the speed and efficiency of reprogramming. The discoveries, which were made by Sheng Ding, Ph.D., under a research collaboration between Fate Therapeutics... Read All »
Jul
08
2009
La Jolla, CA and Barcelona – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today the presentation of data from its research on small molecule modulators of the Wnt pathway for osteo-regeneration at the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) in Barcelona, Spain. In its findings, the Company demonstrated that se... Read All »
Jul
01
2009
La Jolla, CA – Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that it has acquired exclusive intellectual property rights covering small molecule compositions and methods for inducing bone formation from The Regents of the University of California. These proprietary osteogenic agents were developed by Farhad Parhami, Ph.D., professor of medicine ... Read All »
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