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Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company that was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in San Diego, California. The focus of Fate Therapeutics is the discovery and development of adult stem cell modulators that have the potential to save or transform the lives of patients with rare, life-threatening illnesses, including certain hematologic malignancies, lysosomal storage disorders, and muscular dystrophies. Adult stem cells play a vital role in the human body in regard to growth, maintenance, and repair of many tissues and organ systems; because of stem cells’ ability to self-renew, regenerate, and repair diseased or damaged tissue, they hold great promise for treatments and cures for diseases that were once thought incurable. The approach used by Fate Therapeutics utilizes established pharmacologic modalities, including small molecules ...

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