Cydan Development is an orphan drug accelerator that identifies and de-risks programs with therapeutic and commercial potential. Cydan focuses on selecting promising assets with well-understood biology and proof-of-concept data in in vivo models from academia, industry and other sources. Data generated during a rigorous de-risking process enables formation of stand-alone companies and strategic partnerships.
02.23.15: Orphan Drug Accelerator Cydan Supports Rare Disease Day® and Joins Patients, Advocates and Massachusetts Legislators to Raise Awareness for Rare Diseases
01.07.15: Leading Life Science Syndicate Commits $25 Million to Series A Funding to Launch Vtesse, Inc., the First Rare Disease Company Spun Out of Cydan Development, Inc.
10.15.14: Orphan Drug Accelerator Cydan Expands Transactional Expertise with Appointment of Vered Bisker-Leib, Ph.D., MBA, as Chief Business Officer