AgeX Therapeutics’ CEO Dr. Michael D. West Presents at Precision Medicine World Conference 2019
ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2019--
Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: AGE), a biotechnology company
focused on developing and commercializing innovative therapeutics for
human aging, announced today that Founder and CEO Michael D. West, Ph.D.
presented at Precision
Medicine World Conference 2019, January 21 in Silicon Valley. Dr.
West’s presentation was part of the Emerging
Therapeutics Showcase. Dr. West described the unique properties of
pluripotent stem cells, such as replicative immortality and the
potential to become any of the cell types in the body, and the
implications for the future of precision medicine.
A copy of Dr. West’s presentation is available on the AgeX website.
About AgeX Therapeutics
AgeX Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: AGE) is focused on developing
and commercializing innovative therapeutics for human aging. Its PureStem® and
UniverCyte™manufacturing and immunotolerance technologies are
designed to work together to generate highly defined, universal,
allogeneic, off-the-shelf pluripotent stem cell-derived young cells of
any type for application in a whole host of diseases with a high unmet
medical need. AgeX has two preclinical cell therapy programs: AGEX-VASC1
(vascular progenitor cells) for tissue ischemia and AGEX-BAT1 (brown fat
cells) for Type II diabetes. AgeX’s revolutionary longevity platform
named induced Tissue Regeneration (iTR™) aims to unlock cellular
immortality and regenerative capacity to reverse age-related changes
within tissues. AGEX-iTR1547 is an iTR-based formulation in preclinical
development. HyStem® is AgeX’s delivery technology to stably
engraft PureStem cell therapies and slowly release iTR molecules in the
body. AgeX is aggressively developing its core product pipeline for use
in the clinic to extend human healthspan, and is seeking opportunities
to form licensing and partnership agreements around its broad IP estate
and proprietary technology platforms for non-core clinical applications.
For more information, please visit www.agexinc.com
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