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Without J&J, Capricor Plans To Advance Progenitor Cell Therapy In DMD

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California biotech says it will move forward with knowledge and expertise gained through the failed partnership. Capricor hopes to re-partner CAP-1002 for cardiovascular indications, while continuing the candidate’s DMD development itself.

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