Scrip is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Amorcyte Inc.

Division of Caladrius Biosciences Inc.

Latest From Amorcyte Inc.

Deals Shaping the Medical Industry (09/2011)

The dealmaking column is a survey of recent transactions, including strategic alliances, mergers & acquisitions, and financings, in the life sciences industries. Deals are listed by the following industry sectors: in vitro diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and research/analytical instrumentation and reagents. All transactions are excerpted from Elsevier's Strategic Transactions database, providing comprehensive transaction coverage from 1991 to the present.

NeoStem raises $16.5M as it continues to shift its focus to cell therapy

NeoStem, the New York-based cell therapy company, plans to raise $16.5 million through the sale of 13.8 million share-and-warrant units at $1.20 per unit, a considerable discount to the 18 July stock closing price of $1.32.

Cardiovascular China

NeoStem expands into cardiovascular space with $18 million Amorcyte buy

Stem cell specialist NeoStem has agreed to purchase Amorcyte, a cardiovascular stem cell therapy developer, a move which will give it access to the cardiovascular therapy market. Amorcyte's lead product, AMR-001, is about to start a Phase II trial in acute myocardial infarction (AMI).

Cardiovascular China

Amorcyte Inc.

Amorcyte is intent on developing patients' own enriched bone-marrow stem cells as a treatment for cardiovascular disease. The idea is to infuse the stem cells into the heart a week or so after a severe heart attack, where they will linger and help restore damaged tissue. Results of a Phase I clinical trial recently reported at the scientific session of the American College of Cardiology conference showed the treatment was safe, and yielded insight into the minimum dosage necessary to generate a beneficial effect.

See All

Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
    • Gene Therapy, Cell Therapy
    • Large Molecule
  • Pharmaceuticals
    • Drug Delivery
      • Macromolecule
      • Site Specific
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Cardiovascular
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Caladrius Biosciences Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Paul Schmitt, CEO
    Andrew Pecora, CSO
  • Contact Info
  • Amorcyte Inc.
    4 Pearl Ct.
    Ste. C
    Allendale, NJ 07401