September 27, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Dr. LookGood

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IntelliCell BioSciences has had a terrible year. Well, there’s terrible and then there’s terrible! Things seem to be getting worse. For background, I detailed its troubles, ups, and downs here in a previous post. I was just working on a new draft post on the most recent, concerning FDA 483 report on the company, which I will release soon (it was released to me by the FDA last week) in a new post coming up, when I heard the news that reportedly the company is …Read More

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What the heck is going on with Intellicell Biosystems, Inc. (SVFC, also SVFCE), a stem cell corporation run by Dr. Steven Victor? Why are some on Wall Street seeming so bullish on the company lately? What’s the real story and the facts? What is the key background on this company? Wall Street has been buying and selling this stock in a frenzy of activity pushing volume up dramatically (see bottom chart above from wallstreetnewscast.com) in the last month even as the company has faced …Read More

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IntelliCell (SVFC) is a stem cell company that does cosmetic stem cell procedures. They’ve had a number of challenges of late including an FDA warning letter about a year ago and apparent financial issues manifesting in lawsuits. Now the company itself, perhaps trying to get ahead of the news, issued a press release (PR) saying they were inspected by the FDA for 3 weeks recently. A typical FDA visit lasts 2 weeks during which time the FDA inspects documents, procedures, and such. It is unclear …Read More

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It’s difficult to make it as a biotech company, I would say stem cell biotechs in general may have an even rougher time, and one such company,  Intellicell (Intellicell Biosciences, Inc), is showing a number of signs of distress in my opinion. An online financial tool predicts the probability of companies going bankrupt within the next 24 months. For Intellicell it estimates a greater than 96% chance of bankruptcy. By comparison another stem cell biotech, Stem Cells Inc., has a less than 1% change of going bankrupt. How accurate are …Read More