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Promethera® Biosciences successfully enrolls twenty patients in its multicentric Phase I/II trial

Promethera® Biosciences has conducted the trial in Belgium, France, United Kingdom, Italy and Israel, successfully treating twenty patients affected by very rare liver-based metabolic diseases.

Mont-Saint-Guibert (Belgium) – November 12, 2013 – Promethera® Biosciences, a Belgian biotechnology company developing Promethera® HepaStem™, a cell-based therapy for the treatment of liver-based metabolic diseases including Crigler-Najjar Syndrome and Urea Cycle Disorders, announces today the completion of patient enrolment for its first clinical trial. 

Promethera® Biosciences is conducting a first-in-man trial with HepaStem™ in paediatric patients suffering from orphan diseases. This trial is a prospective, open label, multicenter Phase I/II clinical study involving Urea Cycle Disorders (UCD) and Crigler-Najjar (CN) syndrome paediatric patients.