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FAST Graduate Valitor wins California JumpStart Grant from Pharma Directions

The 2016 California JumpStart Grant was awarded to Valitor, a biotechnology company that is developing advanced, protein-based drugs with exquisite control over their pharmacological properties. Valitor CEO Dr. Wesley Jackson accepted the award at the FAST Fall 2016 Showcase on December 13.As a winner of the CA  JumpStart grant, Valitor will receive a comprehensive development plan from PharmDirections that includes a strategic plan, Gannt chart and itemized budget that can be used to raise funds and guide efficient project execution (an estimated value of $25,000).

Valitor currently has development pipelines in the fields of dermatology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and stem cell therapy that highlight the capabilities of our novel drug products.