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Our Mission

As an innovative human biologics company, our mission is to help patients overcome inflammation driven diseases, from infancy to old age, using regenerative biotherapeutics.


We share the vision of becoming the global leader in the commercialization of safe and effective birth tissue biotherapeutics for treating and preventing inflammation driven diseases.

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Behind Our Science

We are dedicated to creating innovative solutions for the most complex medical challenges, utilizing our unique approach to regenerative medicine. Plakous has developed a human placental extract (HPE), a biologic with anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory capabilities that work together to orchestrate a complex cellular response to restore and repair organs damaged by inflammation-driven diseases. (Footnote: Data on file. Plakous Therapeutics.)

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Value of HPE

Necrotizing Enterocolitis: Pre-clinical Efficacy

Plakous has received rare pediatric and orphan drug designations for its potential in preventing NEC disease, and our preclinical work has shown significant decreases in disease severity and the number of gut segments affected.

Osteoarthritis: Healthier Cartilage

In preclinical models of joint destabilization, HPE has shown highly significant protection of joint cartilage.


May 15

New Board Member

Plakous Therapeutics, Inc. is excited to announce the addition of James Kalinovich to its Board of Directors. James brings strong financial expertise with 30 years in corporat…

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Jul 5

NCBiotech Funding

Plakous Therapeutics, Inc. today announced it is has received more than $300,000 in funding from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center (NCBiotech)…

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Aug 25

Mayo Clinic Agreement

Plakous Therapeutics, Inc. announced that it has signed a know-how license agreement with Mayo Clinic. The multi-year agreement will focus on understanding the results of a na…

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