BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vita Therapeutics, a cell engineering company harnessing the power of genetics to develop cellular therapies to treat muscular dystrophies and solid tumors, today announced the hiring of Amy Wesa, PhD, as Senior Vice President of Preclinical and Translational Research, Alexandra (Xana) Capela, PhD, as Senior Vice President of Regulatory and IND Strategy, and Michael Kuo as Senior Vice President of Manufacturing.
Following a statewide search to identify Maryland’s most innovative start-up companies with the potential to be the state’s next major business success story, Governor Larry Hogan today announced Maryland’s Future 20.
BALTIMORE, July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vita Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that it received orphan drug designation (ODD) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for VTA-110, a novel regenerative therapy for the treatment of Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy (DMD).
The Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund (MSCRF) is focused on identifying and fostering cutting-edge research and innovation in the field of regenerative medicine in Maryland. Our Accelerating Cures initiative comprises programs that help transition human stem cell-based technologies from the bench to the bedside as well as mechanisms to build and grow stem cell companies in Maryland.