07:00 , Oct 15, 2012 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Axonia: Stretching axons

Axonia Medical Inc. 's method for engineering and transplanting nerve grafts could enhance the function of damaged peripheral nerves more quickly and robustly than current methods, which work about 50% of the time and can...
07:00 , May 21, 2012 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Axonia Medical financial update

Axonia Medical raised $1 million in the second close of a seed financing, bringing the total raised to $2 million. The financing was led by Southwest Michigan First Life Science Venture Fund. Ann Arbor SPARK;...
07:00 , Mar 16, 2009 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Corporate Profile

Aursos Inc. Kalamazoo, Mich. Technology: Black Bear parathyroid hormone Disease focus: Osteoporosis Clinical status: Preclinical Founded: 2007 by Ronald Shebuski, Daniel Fisher and Terry Lewis University collaborators: Michigan Technological University Corporate partners: None Number of...
07:00 , Mar 16, 2009 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Aursos: A bear bones story

Osteoporosis patients currently must choose between bisphosphonates that prevent bone cell breakdown or Forteo teriparatide, which builds bone. But bisphosphonates eventually result in brittle bones, and Forteo is not indicated for chronically immobile patients. Aursos...