Cellics Therapeutics, Inc. (Cellics) was founded in 2014 by UC San Diego professor Liangfang Zhang based on his award-winning Nanosponge Technology. Cellics was created with the goal of applying the Nanosponge Technology to treat and prevent diseases.
The mission of Cellics is to employ innovative biomimetic nanomedicines to address serious diseases with a high unmet medical need. The company’s initial primary focus is on autoimmune and inflammatory diseases and difficult to treat infectious diseases. Additionally, Cellics is seeking to develop best-in-class vaccines for various diseases. The company is currently on schedule to advance its lead product candidate CTI-005 to human clinical trials for the treatment of bacterial pneumonia. It is the passion and goal of Cellics to use advanced technology to help human beings live healthier and longer lives.