|AgeX Therapeutics CEO Michael D. West to Participate in Roundtable Panel on the Path Forward for Stem Cell Therapy at Termis Americas’ Annual Conference on Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine, December 6 in Charlotte, NC|
Conference Theme is “The Path Forward for Regenerative Medicine: Traversing the Lab to the Patient”
This year’s conference will focus on the theme, “The Path Forward for
Regenerative Medicine: Traversing the Lab to the Patient.” Dr. West will
participate in a panel discussion titled “The Coming-of-Age Story of
Cell Therapy: Is the Field Mature Enough for Prime Time?”
About AgeX Therapeutics
BioTime is a late stage clinical biotechnology company focused on
developing and commercializing products addressing degenerative
diseases. The Company’s current clinical programs are targeting three
primary sectors, aesthetics, ophthalmology and cell and drug delivery.
Its clinical programs are based on two platform technologies:
pluripotent cells, which can become any type of cell in the human body,
and cell/drug delivery. Renevia®, a cell delivery product,
met its primary endpoint in an EU pivotal clinical trial for the
treatment of facial lipoatrophy in HIV patients earlier this year.
Submission for approval of Renevia® in the EU is expected to
be early 2018, with possible approval and commercial launch in 2018.
There were no device related serious adverse events reported. OpRegen®,
a retinal pigment epithelium transplant therapy, is in a Phase I/IIa
multicenter trial for the treatment of dry age-related macular
degeneration, the leading cause of blindness in developing countries.
There were no related serious adverse events reported. BioTime also has
significant equity holdings in two publicly traded companies, Asterias
Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: AST) and
BioTime common stock is traded on the NYSE American and TASE under the
symbol BTX. For more information, please visit www.biotime.com or
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