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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. Protego-PD™ is 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 Protego-PD

Necrotizing Enterocolitis: Pre-clinical Efficacy

Protego-PD™ 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, Protego-PD™ has shown highly significant protection of joint cartilage.


Jun 18

FDA Designations

Plakous Therapeutics, Inc. has been granted orphan drug and rare pediatric disease designations for its human placental extract, Protego-PDTM for the prevention of necrotizing…

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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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Jul 7

NIH Funding Award

Plakous Therapeutics, Inc. received a notice of award for a Phase I-II Fast-Track Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant providing up to $1,725,000 from the Eunice…

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