Therapeutics startup Celularity announced Thursday morning that it has received FDA clearance to begin a clinical trial of a proposed stem-cell treatment for COVID-19. The approval of the New Jersey-based company’s IND application enables the company to begin a clinical trial with patients who have the disease.
Celularity, the venture-backed developer of novel cell therapies for cancer treatments, has received an initial clearance from the Food and Drug Administration to begin early-stage clinical trials on a potential treatment for COVID-19.
FDA Green-Lights Clinical Trial For COVID-19 Coronavirus Treatment That ‘Flattens The Curve’ In Patients
Venture-backed Celularity receives FDA approval for early trials of a new cell therapy for COVID-19