Our CompanyCaladrius Biosciences, Inc. is advancing a proprietary platform technology for immunomodulation by pioneering the use of T regulatory cells as an innovative therapy for recent onset type 1 diabetes. The product candidate, CLBS03, is the subject of an ongoing Phase 2 clinical trial (The Sanford Project: T-Rex study) in collaboration with Sanford Research, and has been granted Orphan Drug and Fast Track designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Advanced Therapeutic Medicinal Product classification by the European Medicines Agency. The company’s subsidiary, PCT, is a well-known development and manufacturing partner exclusively focused on the cell therapy industry and has served over 100 clients since 1999. Caladrius recently announced the signing of a definitive agreement by which Hitachi Chemical of America has agreed to acquire Caladrius’ 80.1% share of PCT ownership in a transaction that is expected to close in May 2017, subject to, among other closing conditions, approval by Caladrius shareholders. Through developing and manufacturing cell therapies to treat those in need, we are dedicated to enabling people to enjoy a healthier span of life. Our overall vision includes commitment to the following:
- We will be recognized for our culture of respect, our teamwork, and our patient- and customer-centric mindset.
- We will drive the evolution of the cell therapy industry.
- We will generate industry-leading growth through our significant operational scale, our innovation and our executional excellence.
- We will set ourselves apart in the industry, creating value by allowing our people, shareholders and company to prosper.
- We will bring significant life-improving medical treatments to patients.
At Caladrius Biosciences, our mission is to bring new, innovative and treatment paradigm-changing medical therapies to market based on our unique expertise and experience, and in so doing, to improve patients’ lives and create value for our shareholders.
Research and Discovery
To accomplish our mission and see our vision through to the end we are combining state-of-the-art science with the body’s intricate biologic systems, and are working to leverage our bodies’ development of cell capabilities with complex and specific functions. We believe that each study we perform expands the foundations of cell therapy and biologic science and believe that our research and discovery will have meaningful and lasting influence. We pledge to use our experience and knowledge to advance science, research and development.
We conduct all of our work in order to ultimately benefit the patients who put their trust and hope in our hands. We will continue to pursue therapies in areas of significant unmet medical need so that we can have the greatest impact on them. We know it won’t be easy, but we are committed to striving to successfully guide our product candidates through the development process in order that they may ultimately reach and serve the patients.