Cytotheryx, Inc. is a biomedical research company focused on the development of a readily available, consistent and high-quality source of primary human hepatocytes (liver cells) and the use of those cells for research and clinical applications, addressing unmet needs and improving lives globally. The company was formed as a joint venture between Exemplar Genetics and Mayo Clinic Ventures in 2019.
Cytotheryx has exclusive licenses to patented technology developed at Mayo Clinic. This genetically engineered pig, the FRG pig, is used as a bioincubator for the expansion of primary human hepatocytes.
Based in Rochester, Minn., Cytotheryx is located in Medical Alley, giving us access to the unparalleled expertise and resources necessary to help advance innovative technologies to address unmet needs.