Athersys is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing novel and proprietary best-in-class therapies designed to extend and enhance the quality of human life. Our focus is on the treatment of medical conditions where there is significant clinical need, and we are particularly focused on developing therapies in the regenerative medicine area.
We are developing MultiStem®, a patented, adult-derived “off-the-shelf” stem cell therapy platform, for disease indications in areas of neurological, inflammatory & immune, and cardiovascular disease areas, as well as other critical care indications where there is substantial unmet medical need due to the limitations in standard of care.
Multistem – A Stable, Off-the Shelf Regenerative Medicine Has Demonstrated Promise in Treating Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome or ARDS
In this podcast, we talked with Dr. Gil Van Bokkelen, Chairman and CEO, Athersys about recent clinical breakthroughs in regenerative medicine and manufacturing challenges. We also discussed Multistem and how it has been demonstrated to help patients with ARDS (Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome)....Continued