PHILADELPHIA, May 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Century Therapeutics (NASDAQ: IPSC), an innovative biotechnology company developing induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived cell therapies in immuno-oncology, today announced that preclinical data on MAD7, a novel CRISPR nuclease used to enable the genetic engineering of iPSC-derived NK and T cell product candidates, will be presented in a poster at the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ASGCT) 25th Annual Meeting, on May 16-19, 2022 in Washington, D.C.
Details of the poster presentations are as follows:
Abstract Number: 952
Title: Enabling the Engineering of iPSC Based Cell Therapies Using MAD7, a Novel CRISPR Nuclease
Poster Board Number: W-78
Session Title: Gene Targeting and Gene Correction III
Session Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Session Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM ET
Room: Hall D
Presenter: Michael Naso, PhD, Vice President, Cell Engineering, Century Therapeutics
Full abstracts are currently available through the ASGCT conference website.
About Century Therapeutics
Century Therapeutics (NASDAQ: IPSC) is harnessing the power of adult stem cells to develop curative cell therapy products for cancer that we believe will allow us to overcome the limitations of first-generation cell therapies. Our genetically engineered, iPSC-derived iNK and iT cell product candidates are designed to specifically target hematologic and solid tumor cancers. We are leveraging our expertise in cellular reprogramming, genetic engineering, and manufacturing to develop therapies with the potential to overcome many of the challenges inherent to cell therapy and provide a significant advantage over existing cell therapy technologies. We believe our commitment to developing off-the-shelf cell therapies will expand patient access and provide an unparalleled opportunity to advance the course of cancer care. For more information on Century Therapeutics please visit www.centurytx.com.
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