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Gamida Cell, a leader in cellular and immune therapies for the treatment of cancer and orphan genetic diseases, announced today that it has been awarded a grant of $3.5 million from the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) of the Israeli Ministry of Economy and Industry. The mission of the IIA is to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship in various industries, including science and technology, while stimulating economic growth.
The non-dilutive funding, combined with the $40 million financing round, will support Gamida Cell’s ongoing research and development efforts, including its Phase 3 registration study of NiCord for hematological malignancies, such as leukemia and lymphoma, its clinical trials of CordIn for sickle cell disease and thalassemia, and its NK cell therapy for blood and solid cancers.
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news & eventsEmmaus, a leader in sickle cell disease treatment, signs agreement with Cardinal Health to solidify distribution net...Emmaus Life Sciences, Inc. announces...
education & researchTherapeutic phlebotomy is safe in children with sickle cell anaemia and can be effective treatment for transfusional...Serial phlebotomy was performed on sixty...
news & eventsFDA grants CRISPR gene therapy fast track designation for sickle cell diseaseThe FDA granted fast track designation t...
videos & visualsCrizanlizumab for the Prevention of Pain Crises in Sickle Cell Diseasehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWTW5pDP...
Community CenterToday’s Faces of Sickle Cell Disease: Kirti DasuKirti Dasu was born in South East India ...
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