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Mayo CRM-original iPSC-derived islet product in a retrievable, encapsulation device

Biobusiness Grant Recipient: Yasuhiro Ikeda, DVM, PhD

Grant Period: 2017-2018

Award Value: $100,000

Site: Mayo Clinic

Read Ikeda’s Final Report here

Project Summary:

Our product is MC-iLETS01, Mayo Center for Regenerative Medicine-original iPSC-derived islet cell product in a retrievable encapsulation device, for diabetes therapy. We will test its long-term safety/functionality in a mouse model of diabetes. The data will be used for our FDA pre-IND and IND applications.