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REPROCELL Inc. and JTB Corp. form a business alliance to provide Personal iPS Service to domestic and overseas customers

Yokohama, Japan, 13 October 2022: REPROCELL Inc. and JTB Corp. will begin marketing "Personal iPS" (REPROCELL's iPSC storage and production service) overseas through the Japan Medical & Health Tourism Center (JMHC): a medical coordination division established by JTB.

13 October 2022 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL Inc. and CIRM sign MOU for special access to clinical iPSCs

Yokohama Japan, 5 October 2022: REPROCELL Inc. has agreed to join the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine’s (CIRM) Industry Resource Partner Program to make accessible REPROCELL’s unique induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPSCs) technology to CIRM Awardees.

5 October 2022 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL and BioBridge Global sign Memorandum of Understanding to accelerate global manufacturing services using clinical iPSCs

YOKOHAMA, Japan: REPROCELL Inc. and San Antonio, Texas-based BioBridge Global have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance their strategic collaborative relationship.

4 October 2022 • Clinical Capabilities


Bioserve India granted NABL accreditation in the field of Genomics Testing

Hyderabad, India - 9 August 2022: We are pleased to announce that Bioserve Biotechnologies India Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of REPROCELL Inc, has received NABL (National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories) accreditation for Medical Testing in the field of Genomics Testing Services. The accreditation is in accordance with ISO 15189: 2012 “Medical laboratories - Requirements for quality and competence”.

9 August 2022 • Clinical Capabilities


Completion of Clinical Phase II Trials of Stemchymal in Japan

Yokohama Japan, 16 May 2022: We are pleased to announce that the Clinical Phase II Trial of Stemchymal, a regenerative medicine product derived from somatic stem cells, has been completed in Japan. Previously, on 24 May 2021, we announced that administrations of Stemchymal had been completed for all patients enrolled for the treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia. After data collection, we will unblind the allocation information for the blinded treatment/placebo group (i.e., code-break), conduct data analysis and evaluation, and prepare for submission for approval.

16 May 2022 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL signs agency agreement with Ajinomoto Group for the marketing and sales of StemFit Basic03 GMP

Yokohama Japan, 8 November 2021: REPROCELL has signed a new agency agreement with Ajinomoto Group for the marketing and sale of StemFit Basic03 GMP and GMP compliant recombinant human bFGF. These clinical-grade products are suitable for cell culture workflows leading to therapeutic applications.

8 November 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL signs Strategic Collaboration Agreement with TEXCELL to boost its GMP iPSC - Master Cell Bank Manufacturing Service

Yokohama Japan, 02 September 2021: REPROCELL have signed a Strategic Collaboration Agreement with TEXCELL JAPAN, a TEXCELL Group Company, for GMP iPSC - Master Cell Banks (MCB) Manufacturing. The TEXCELL Group (hereinafter “TEXCELL”) is a contract manufacturing organization (CMO) headquartered in France and managed by the holding company SOPARBIOTECH INTERNATIONAL.

2 September 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL's solution for GMP iPSC development - Seed iPSC Manufacturing Suite

Maryland, USA: REPROCELL has opened a new Seed iPSC Manufacture Suite (SiMS) in response to increasing demand for iPSC-derived Master Cell Banks (MCBs).

29 June 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


Completion of administration of Stemchymal to all enrolled patients in phase II clinical trial in Japan

We are pleased to announce that administrations of Stemchymal, a regenerative medicine product derived from somatic stem cells, have been completed to all enrolled patients in phase II clinical trial for the treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia in Japan. The safety and efficacy of Stemchymal will continue to be investigated during a certain observation period.

24 May 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


VIROCLINICS-DDL announces renewal of collaboration agreement with REPROCELL

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, VIROCLINICS-DDL is pleased to announce the signing of a renewal for collaboration agreement with REPROCELL. REPROCELL will provide sample processing services to VIROCLINICS-DDL to support several clinical research projects.

18 May 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


19 April 2021 – Bioserve Biotechnologies India Pvt. Ltd. launches clinical oncology diagnostic services in India.

Hyderabad India – 19 April 2021: Bioserve Biotechnologies India Pvt Ltd, a 100% owned subsidiary of REPROCELL Inc, is pleased to announce the launch of clinical oncology diagnostic service in India. This new service is clinician-friendly, aiming to deliver comprehensive, NGS-based genomic profiling in oncology targeting a wide range of cancers. The company also provides pharmacogenomics testing using single gene panels, offering researchers detailed interpretations and recommendations that provide powerful insights for the development of targeted therapies.

19 April 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


Launch of New Testing Service of Identification for Covid-19 Variants

We are pleased to announce that on Tuesday 6th April 2021, REPROCELL launched a new testing service for the identification for Covid-19 variants using the Allplex SARS-CoV-2 Variants I Assay (referred to below as Allplex) manufactured by Seegene Inc. (South Korea). This will be offered in addition to full screening test for Covid-19 using cutting-edge SmartAmp technology that REPROCELL launched on March 1st 2021.

8 April 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL collaborates with Blacktrace Holdings in the sales of Nadia series, single-cell analysis system, in Japan

YOKOHAMA, 22 March, 2021/ REPROCELL has initiated a collaboration with Blacktrace Holdings Ltd in the sales of their Nadia series: a single-cell analytical system, in Japan.

22 March 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL Regenerative Medicine Center officially certified as a manufacturing facility for cell culture products

YOKOHAMA, March 16, 2021/ We are pleased to announce that our cell processing facility, REPROCELL Regenerative Medicine Center (located in Life Innovation Center in the Kanagawa region), was certified as manufacturing facility for cell culture products (registration number: FA3200006) on March 8th, 2021 by Kanto-Shinetsu Regional Bureau of Health and Welfare.

17 March 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


Bioserve Biotechnologies India Pvt. Ltd. launches NIPT clinical services in India

Hyderabad India – 11 March 2021: Bioserve Biotechnologies Pvt Ltd, 100% owned subsidiary of REPROCELL Inc, is pleased to announce the launch of Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) services in India.

11 March 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL launches PCR Testing Service for COVID-19

[Yokohama, Japan] REPROCELL will launch a new PCR testing service for COVID-19 from March 2021 in collaboration with DNAFORM Inc: a Japanese start-up company based on cutting-edge technologies developed by RIKEN, Japan’s largest comprehensive research institute.

1 March 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL completes patient registration for phase II clinical trial of regenerative therapeutic Stemchymal®

All patients have been registered at ten sites in Japan for the Phase II clinical trial of Stemchymal®, a human adipose-derived stem cell product exclusively licensed in Japan by Steminent Biotherapeutics Inc. (hereinafter referred to as Steminent), where the safety and efficacy of the regenerative therapeutic will be evaluated in patients with spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA).

25 February 2021 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL launches personalized iPSC production service alongside new B2C website for "Personal iPS" customers

17 December 2020 [Japan, Yokohama]: REPROCELL has announced that they will launch a new service to generate individual specific induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) in January, “Personal iPS” service. REPROCELL will start taking orders from January 2021 in Japan. REPROCELL has also launched a new B2C website to promote the Personal iPS service, which is currently only available in Japan.

17 December 2020 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL and VIROCLINICS-DDL Launch New Collaboration in Clinical Research

Rotterdam, The Netherlands, VIROCLINICS-DDL is pleased to announce the signing of a new collaboration agreement with REPROCELL. REPROCELL will provide sample processing services to VIROCLINICS-DDL to support several clinical research projects.

17 August 2020 • Clinical Capabilities


REPROCELL’s Personal iPS Service is Launched in Japan

Yokohama, Japan: REPROCELL is delighted to announce the launch a new service for consumers, Personal iPS, in which induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) re established for future regenerative medicine treatment.

15 July 2020 • Clinical Capabilities


Phase II clinical trial of regenerative medicine product Stemchymal® -  Recruitment of first patient

REPROCELL is pleased to announce that the first patient has been registered and the test article administered at Nagoya University in the Phase II clinical trial of the regenerative medicine product Stemchymal®.

28 February 2020 • Clinical Capabilities