Athersys Company Profile

07:58 EDT 20th September 2014 | BioPortfolio

Athersys is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development and commercialization of therapeutic products that treat significant and life-threatening diseases.
As represented by its name, (Athersys - derived from advanced therapeutic systems), the Company is committed to developing novel therapeutic products that deliver substantial improvements over existing therapies through the application and utilization of its advanced, proprietary technology platforms.

Through internal development and acquisition of key technologies, Athersys has established a unique blend of competencies in areas such as molecular biology, cell biology, genomics, protein biochemistry, medicinal chemistry, and pharmacology. The Company has fully integrated pre-clinical drug discovery and development capabilities, and is focused on advancing a portfolio of therapeutic development programs into the clinic.


3201 Carnegie Avenue
United States of America


Phone: 216-431-9900
Fax: 216-361-9495

News Articles [21 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

CT Catapult to work with Athersys to advance European development of MultiStem therapy

The Cell Therapy Catapult, which is focused on the development of the UK cell therapy industry to increase the nation's health and wealth, says it is working with US stem-cell specialist Athersys on m...

Athersys: Down But Not Out - An Interview With CEO Van Bokkelen

By Wall Street Titan:On April 28, 2014 Athersys (ATHX) reported the preliminary results of its Phase II Clinical Trial in Ulcerative Colitis. The double blinded, placebo controlled study is being fina...

Athersys' (ATHX) CEO Gil Van Bokkelen on Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Call Start: 16:30 Call End: 17:32 Athersys, Inc. (ATHX) Q1 2014 Earnings Conference Call May 8, 2014 4:30 PM ET Executives Amy Raskopf - IR B.J. Lehmann - President and COO Gil Van Bokkelen - Chai...

Enrollment in Athersys stroke trial nears completion

Athersys (NASDAQ:ATHX) expects to complete enrollment by the end of the summer in a Phase 2 clinical trial of its MultiStem cell therapy in about 140 moderate to moderately-severe ischemic stroke pati...

Athersys' (ATHX) CEO Gil Van Bokkelen on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call August 11, 2014, 04:30 PM ET Executives Lisa Wilson - Investor Relations, In-Site Communications Gil Van Bokkelen - Chairman and Chief...

Athersys stem-cell therapy for bowel disease fails in study

April 28 (Reuters) - Athersys Inc said its experimental stem-cell therapy for treating an inflammatory bowel disease failed to show any benefit in patients in a mid-stage trial.

Athersys disappointed by Phase II MultiStem study results in UC

US biotech firm Athersys has announced that interim results from the Phase II clinical study of its MultiStem cell therapy show that it fails to demonstrate meaningful benefit in treating refractory u...

First efficacy trial of Athersys stem cell therapy yields disappointing interim results. So what now?

Edited to include comments from CEO. Halfway through its first large-scale efficacy trial, Athersys’s experimental stem cell therapy did not provide significant benefit to patients with moderate...

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