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HEALTHCARE | Biotechnology
ascendancebio.com

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Stage

Acquired | Acquired

Total Raised

$880K

About Ascendance Biotechnology

Ascendance Biotechnology is formed by BioTime and Hepregen Corporation to address the In Vitro cell biology market. Ascendance combines Hepregen's application-directed, cellular micro-patterning drug and chemical screening technologies with BioTime's ESI BIO research products and proprietary stem cell technologies. This asset combination will allow Ascendance to offer a broad portfolio of current and new stem-cell-derived assays and other products and services to Hepregen's major pharmaceutical and chemical company customers.

Ascendance Biotechnology Headquarter Location

200 Boston Avenue Suite 1500

Medford, Massachusetts, 02155,

United States

781-391-0205

Latest Ascendance Biotechnology News

Hepregen Corporation (Ascendance Biotechnology)

Jun 24, 2020

MIT Deshpande Center 2008 | Healthcare Hepregen Corporation is developing bioengineered solutions for drug development, including a platform for advanced toxicity screening and drug discovery. With its high fidelity model of the human liver, Hepregen's bioengineered solution may provide improved predictivity of how drugs will affect the liver once in humans. For the story of the Deshpande Center project that became Hepregen Corporation, see Case Studies . This company is a spinout of the 2006 project , Human liver models for faster, safer drug development.

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Expert Collections containing Ascendance Biotechnology

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Ascendance Biotechnology is included in 3 Expert Collections, including Pharma Startups.

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Pharma Startups

6,549 items

Pharmaceutical companies working across drug discovery, drug development and drug manufacturing.

R

Regenerative Medicine

1,766 items

Regenerative medicine refers to the process of activating, replacing, engineering or regenerating human genetic material, cells, tissues or organs to restore normal function. It also includes bioengineered tissues used for in vitro testing (e.g. organ-on-a-chip, organoids).

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Biopharmaceuticals

5,732 items

Companies involved in the research, development, and commercialization of chemically- or biologically-derived therapeutic & theranostic drugs. Excludes vitamins/supplements, CROs/clinical trial services.

Ascendance Biotechnology Patents

Ascendance Biotechnology has filed 1 patent.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Cell biology
  • Clusters of differentiation
  • Human cells
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Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

1/26/2016

6/30/2020

Clusters of differentiation, Transcription factors, Cell biology, Human cells, Immunology

Grant

Application Date

1/26/2016

Grant Date

6/30/2020

Title

Related Topics

Clusters of differentiation, Transcription factors, Cell biology, Human cells, Immunology

Status

Grant

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